Jharsuguda: A man slipped from train platform and escaped miraculously at the Jharsuguda railway station today here.
According to reports, the passenger was travelling from Howarh to Sambalpur in Samleswari Express. He got down at Jharsuguda station for tea and snacks.
The incident occurred when the train was leaving the station. The passenger tried to board the train carrying snacks in left hand. He slipped into the gap between the train and the platform when he was climbing. RPF personnel, who was on the platform, rushed there and by the time the train stooped as someone pulled the alarm chain and dragged him to safety.
The video clip of the man being rescued soon went viral on social media.