The Superfast Express, including the Express, was halted at various stations for about two and a half to three hours from around 5 pm on Monday due to a fault in the OHE between Danauli Phulwaria and Lakhminia railway stations of Barauni-Katihar railway section. Due to a sudden fault in the OHE, the down line train operation was stopped, due to which many trains had to be stopped.
Many trains including Patna Katihar Intercity Express, Dadar Guwahati Express passing from Barauni to Katihar on down line were stopped for about two and a half to 3 hours. Due to which an atmosphere of chaos was seen among the passengers traveling in the train, the same information was given by the station master to the tower engine standing at Lakhminia station, on which the technician and electrician present in the tower engine reached the specified site. Train operation was restored after rectifying the fault