Kavach, India's automatic train protection system, was not available on this route, says Indian Railways official after major mishap in Balasore
Amitabh Sharma, Railways Spokesperson on Saturday said that the rescue operation in the Odisha train accident has been completed. He further said that they will be starting the restoration work. "Kawach was not available on this route," Sharma added. Meanwhile, The death toll in the Odisha train accident involving two express trains and a goods train in Balasore has risen to 238.