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In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district

Shocked passengers recalled being jolted out of their early hours of the morning slumber by a violent thud as 14 carriages leapt from the tracks in a remote area near Kanpur city in Uttar Pradesh state

In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district
Indian rescue workers search for survivors in the wreckage of a train that derailed near Pukhrayan in Kanpur district on November 20, 2016. A passenger train derailed in northern India on November 20, killing at least 63 travellers most of whom were sleeping when the fatal accident occurred, police said. Rescue workers rushed to the scene near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh state where the Patna-Indore express train derailed in the early hours of the morning. (AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district
Rescue worker and onlookers stand near the wreckage of the train on the damaged tracks where a train derailed near Pukhrayan in Kanpur district on November 21, 2016. Emergency workers raced to find any more survivors in the mangled wreckage of an Indian train that derailed on November 20, killing at least 120 people, in the worst disaster to hit the country's ageing rail network in recent years. (Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district
A man walks past the wreckage of an Indian train that derailed near Pukhrayan in Kanpur district on November 20, 2016. A passenger train derailed in northern India on November 20, killing at least 63 travellers most of whom were sleeping when the fatal accident occurred, police said. Rescue workers rushed to the scene near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh state where the Patna-Indore express train derailed in the early hours of the morning. (AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district
Indian rescue workers search for survivors in the wreckage of a train that derailed near Pukhrayan in Kanpur district on November 20, 2016. Emergency workers raced November 20 to find any more survivors in the mangled wreckage of an Indian train that derailed overnight, killing at least 116 people, in the worst disaster to hit the country's ageing rail network in recent years. (Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district
An injured Indian passenger is treated at a hospital in Kanpur on November 20, 2016 after a deadly train derailment. A passenger train derailed in northern India on November 20, killing at least 63 travellers most of whom were sleeping when the fatal accident occurred, police said. Rescue workers rushed to the scene near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh state where the Patna-Indore express train derailed in the early hours of the morning. (AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district
Indian rescue workers search for survivors in the wreckage of a train that derailed near Pukhrayan in Kanpur district on November 20, 2016. Emergency workers raced November 20 to find any more survivors in the mangled wreckage of an Indian train that derailed overnight, killing at least 116 people, in the worst disaster to hit the country's ageing rail network in recent years. (Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district
Indian rescue workers search for survivors in the wreckage of a train that derailed near Pukhrayan in Kanpur district on November 20, 2016. A passenger train derailed in northern India on November 20, killing at least 63 travellers most of whom were sleeping when the fatal accident occurred, police said. Rescue workers rushed to the scene near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh state where the Patna-Indore express train derailed in the early hours of the morning. (Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district
Indian rescue workers search for survivors in the wreckage of a train that derailed near Pukhrayan in Kanpur district on November 20, 2016. A passenger train derailed in northern India on November 20, killing at least 63 travellers most of whom were sleeping when the fatal accident occurred, police said. Rescue workers rushed to the scene near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh state where the Patna-Indore express train derailed in the early hours of the morning. (Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district
Indian rescue workers search for survivors in the wreckage of a train that derailed near Pukhrayan in Kanpur district on November 20, 2016. A passenger train derailed in northern India on November 20, killing at least 63 travellers most of whom were sleeping when the fatal accident occurred, police said. Rescue workers rushed to the scene near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh state where the Patna-Indore express train derailed in the early hours of the morning. (Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district
Indian villagers gather as rescue workers search for survivors in the wreckage of a train that derailed near Pukhrayan in Kanpur district on November 20, 2016. A passenger train derailed in northern India on November 20, killing at least 63 travellers most of whom were sleeping when the fatal accident occurred, police said. Rescue workers rushed to the scene near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh state where the Patna-Indore express train derailed in the early hours of the morning. (Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district
Rescue workers operate at the site of a derailed train near Pukhrayan in Kanpur district on November 20, 2016. Emergency workers raced to find any more survivors in the mangled wreckage of an Indian train that derailed on November 20, killing at least 120 people, in the worst disaster to hit the country's ageing rail network in recent years. Shocked passengers recalled being jolted out of their early morning slumber by a violent thud as 14 carriages leapt from the tracks in a remote area near Kanpur city in Uttar Pradesh state. (Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district
Rescue workers search for survivors at the site of a derailed train near Pukhrayan in Kanpur district on November 20, 2016. Emergency workers raced to find any more survivors in the mangled wreckage of an Indian train that derailed on November 20, killing at least 120 people, in the worst disaster to hit the country's ageing rail network in recent years. Shocked passengers recalled being jolted out of their early morning slumber by a violent thud as 14 carriages leapt from the tracks in a remote area near Kanpur city in Uttar Pradesh state. (Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district
A rescue worker searches for survivors in the wreckage of a derailed train near Pukhrayan in Kanpur district on November 20, 2016. Emergency workers raced to find any more survivors in the mangled wreckage of an Indian train that derailed on November 20, killing at least 120 people, in the worst disaster to hit the country's ageing rail network in recent years. Shocked passengers recalled being jolted out of their early morning slumber by a violent thud as 14 carriages leapt from the tracks in a remote area near Kanpur city in Uttar Pradesh state. (Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Over 100 killed after Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur district
A rescue worker searches for survivors in the wreckage of a derailed train near Pukhrayan in Kanpur district on November 20, 2016. Emergency workers raced to find any more survivors in the mangled wreckage of an Indian train that derailed on November 20, killing at least 120 people, in the worst disaster to hit the country's ageing rail network in recent years. Shocked passengers recalled being jolted out of their early morning slumber by a violent thud as 14 carriages leapt from the tracks in a remote area near Kanpur city in Uttar Pradesh state. (Sanjay Kanojia/AFP/Getty Images)