SILCHAR, June 9: At least three coaches of Silchar-Trivandum express were affected in a major fire which broke out in the early hours on Sunday.
According to sources, the fire broke out in a sleeper class coach close to the pantry car of the express train which was stationed at platform No.4 at the Silchar Railway Station.
Fire fighters plunged into action to bring the fire under control. However, there are no reports of any casualty so far.
Authorities at the Silchar Railway Station are probing the causes of the incident.