Odisha train accident: List of injured, deceased passengers put on these 3 websites
Lists and photographs of deceased passengers were also uploaded on the above websites to facilitate identification.
The Odisha government has posted passenger information on three websites in order to make it easier for victims of the Balasore railway accident to be identified. The websites https://srcodisha.nic.in/, https://www.bmc.gov.in, and https://www.osdma.org include lists of passengers receiving treatment at various hospitals. To aid with identification, lists and pictures of the deceased passengers were also published to these websites.
"The photographs of the deceased in the Balasore train accident are being posted only to facilitate identification. Given the nature of the accident, the images posted are disturbing," an official said.
The government has advised children to avoid viewing these images.
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No one (media/individual/firms, etc.) can reproduce/publish & use the images for any purpose without prior written approval of the Special Relief Commissioner, Odisha, said the official.
A control room has been established in the office of Bhubaneswar Municipal Commissioner, from where, with vehicles, people will be directed to either hospital or mortuary, the official said.
The BMC has issued a helpline number 1929. Besides, help desks have been set up at all entry points; Cuttack Railway Station, Bustand & SCB Medical College, Bhubaneswar Railway Station, Baramunda Bus stand and Bhubaneswar airport.
The family/friends/relatives of deceased persons and the passengers stranded in the tragic train mishap, can contact toll free numbers -- 18003450061 /1929 (24 by 7) for assistance.
They can also contact the nodal officers; Rajesh Pradhan: 6370946287; Asish Patra: 7978095293; Debasish Mishra:6370585221; Deepak Kumar Rout: 8249217415, and Sandeep Moharana: 8847822559.
With PTI inputs
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