Vande Bharat damaged in stone pelting near Ayodhya after train mows down goats
Three men have been arrested in this regard, police said
The newly inaugurated Gorakhpur-Lucknow Vande Bharat Express was pelted with stones near Ayodhya in Uttar Pradesh.
As per a report, a group of people pelted stones as they vented their anger days after the train mowed down a herd of goats.
Three men have been arrested in this regard, police said. The windowpanes of the semi-high speed were cracked in the incident.
Singh said the information about the incident was passed to Ayodhya Cantt RPF post. The train, however, continued its onward journey till Lucknow, he said.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the train connecting Gorakhpur and Lucknow on July 7, 2023 along with the Jodhpur-Sabarmati Vande Bharat Express, taking the total tally of Vande Bharat trains to 25 in India.