Bhopal, Nov. 28 (NNN): In a freak incident, at least 12 people were killed on Sunday when they were run over by a train at Sukhi Sevania Railway Station, some five kilometers from Bhopal.
The passengers had started getting off, when another passenger train, the Chennai-Lucknow Superfast Express, ran into them while crossing the railway track.
One person was also injured in the accident.
The victims, mostly college students, were on way to Sanchi to attend a fair, according to the police here.
The have authorities announced an ex-gratia of Rs one lakh to each bereaved family.