Mumbai: A 55-year-old woman lost her life while trying to get off a train in Mumbai on Wednesday at the Borivali railway station. The deceased Kiran Devi Thakor fell from a running train, got imbalanced and crushed to death.The video of the tragic incident has gone viral that shows a man running alongside the train, trying to help the woman get off the train. While getting off, the woman slipped and fell down into the gap.
“Basically, they panicked and did not realise that the train would go to Bandra and then leave in the direction of Gujarat. It is a very sad incident as it could have been completely avoided," said a Government Railway Police (GRP) official on condition of anonymity.According to GRP statistics, Borivali alone has seen 13 deaths due to people falling in the gap between the footboard and platform.