Bardhaman station collapse: A portion of MAIN Entrance of the railway station at Bardhaman, located about 95 km from Kolkata, collapsed on Saturday night about 8:20 pm injuring two persons. Sources claimed one is critical after receiving head injuries. Work is on to remove the debris and look for people who might be trapped under it.
Railway officials said train services were normal since the platform side was not affected due to the collapse. An investigation has been ordered to find out the reason behind the collapse.
A portion of the portico outside the main entrance to the station caved in. Senior officials have rushed to the spot. Fire brigade and police are also at the spot. One man has sustained serious injury.