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Now, pilot escort for Oxygen categorical

Indian Railways has decided to escort all special oxygen tanker trains under the South Eastern Railway (SER) zone and improve the use of strategic forces following the recent Maoist sabotage of the rails on the Howrah-Mumbai mainline, particularly after the investigation found it to be high The explosion used explosive ammonium nitrate, senior railroad security officials said on Wednesday

Indian Railways has decided to escort all special oxygen tanker trains under the South Eastern Railway (SER) zone and improve the use of strategic forces following the recent Maoist sabotage of the rails on the Howrah-Mumbai mainline, particularly after the investigation found it to be high The explosion used explosive ammonium nitrate, senior railroad security officials said on Wednesday.

“We offer all Oxygen Express trains in the Chakradharpur and Kharagpur divisions a pilot escort with a light machine, as oxygen is now a national requirement. All passenger trains are accompanied at strategic times. We are also improving the strategic use of armed forces, intensive monitoring and the exchange of information with the state police, ”said DB Kasar, SER chief security commissioner at RPF IG.

Members of the banned extremist faction CPI (Maoist) blew up a meter of track on Monday’s Howrah-Mumbai main line between Sonua and Lotapahar stations under SER’s Chakradharpur division.

Earlier in the day, Kasar inspected the site of the explosion and was scheduled to hold a series of meetings with railway, RPF and state police officers over the next two days. Larger game plan with Maoist massacre of 22 CRPF pines in Chhattisgarh, support for peasant protest, etc. In the banners and brochures both were clearly mentioned, ”said Kasar.

Another senior railroad security official said the rail detonation was a major problem as preliminary research indicated that high-explosive ammonium nitrate was used in place of steel can IEDs. “The parts of the track were blown up to 35 meters away,” he said.

Maoist troops led by Patiram Majhi alias Anal da, member of the Central Committee, with a reward of £1 crore on the head and Suresh Munda when wearing £10 lakh reward, are active under Sonua-Chakradharpur belt.

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