MUMBAI: A huge flame softened out up the sign link box on stage number at Virar railroad staton on Tuesday evening. Crest hour rural administrations have been gravely hit and prepares are running upto Nalasopara station.
Endeavors to reestablish power supply is on war balance said railroad authorities. Long separation trains have additionally been hit.
Onlookers said that colossal flashes were accounted for from the Virar and Churchgate end of stage number 1 at Virar at around 6.50 pm. The sign box was ablaze. Suburbanites inside a nearby prepare going to leave the stage froze and started surging out on listening to shouts from workers on the stages.
Suburbanites whined that the flame douser at the station expert’s office was non-practical. “None of the railroad staff comprehended what to do when the flame broke out” said a worker Kurkhan Mohalla.
Suburbanites said that the railroad officers had no quantities of the Vasai Virar fire detachment. A worker and Virar occupant Mayuresh Wagh educated the fire detachment which achieved the stage and started fire control measures.
While railroad staff were making calls to control the flame, a couple of male workers raced to switch off the fundamental force supply. The railroad police started clearing suburbanites.
While the flame has been quenched, endeavors are on to reestablish the force supply.
Suburbanites have been stranded on different stations including Dadar, Bandra, Andheri, Borivli and past.