A casual attitude to safety

The tragic train accident in Odisha highlights India's neglect of safety and quality in infrastructure

Odisha Train accident

To be fair, train accidents have been decreasing over time and the number of consequential (or serious) accidents has reduced over the years

Prosenjit Datta
India has just witnessed its most horrific train accident in over two decades. At the time of writing this column, official estimates put the number of deaths at 275, with
Disclaimer: These are personal views of the writer. They do not necessarily reflect the opinion of or the Business Standard newspaper

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First Published: Jun 05 2023 | 9:01 PM IST

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