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IndiaTimes indiatimes.com 15 Sep, 2021 01:15 am

Injured croc keeps Rajdhani cooling its wheels on track for 25 minutes!

Injured croc keeps Rajdhani cooling its wheels on track for 25 minutes!
Vadodara: A crocodile in pain can throw even the superfast Rajdhani Express off its timetable.

And it so happened early on Tuesday morning, when the premium train heading from Vadodara to Mumbai was left cooling its wheels for about 25 minutes en route when an injured eight-feet-long crocodile’s life lay literally sprawled on the track!However, after our vehicle reached till Karjan railway station, we were pleasantly surprised to know that railway officials had halted Rajdhani express for about 20 minutes to help us board it and reach the exact spot, where the premium train stopped for another five minutes,” Vadhwana told TOI.“Rajdhani Express is our premium train so we never delay it.“It was a great and rare gesture by the railways that kept the train movement on hold and delayed their premium train to save a crocodile’s life,” Patel said.

15 am from the station superintendent of Karjan railway station that a crocodile was lying on the rail track.It was spotted by a railway patrolman about five kilometres from Karjan Miyagam railway station.

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