Railway accident

report on derailment of 98 [i.e. 78] up passenger train between Khandbara & Khatgaon stations (Western Railway) on 17th December, 1966.
  • 23 Pages
  • 4.60 MB
  • English
Manager of Publications , Delhi
Railroads -- India -- Accid
Other titlesReport on derailment of 78 up passenger train between Khandbara & Khatgaon stations (Western Railway) on 17th December, 1966.
LC ClassificationsHE1783.I4 A475
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], 23 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19453304M

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