Reportedly, Krushak express had a side collison with Lucknow-Barauni express. A helpline has been started, said Arunendra Kumar,Railway Board, to ANI.
Gorkahpur is in Eastern Uttar Pradesh, 270 km from the capital of Lucknow. The injured have been moved to a local hospital, said officials.
"The casualty figure is not yet final," said the Chairman of the Railways Board to news agency ANI.
More details awaited