Mumbai: In a shocking incident, a lizard was found in a meal served on the Poorva Express.
A passenger who ordered a vegetarian biryani found the reptile after consuming a few bites.
The Divisional Railway Manager and other officials took cognizance of the issue, inquired about the health of the passenger and provided him with medicines.
The passenger has filed a complaint with the Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu through Twitter.
The passenger told the media that he was provided the medication really late.
“The thing which I regret the most is that I was given medicines really late. I was not given any medication for about four hours”, he said.
The DRM of Danapur division Kishor Kumar condemned the incident and assured a detailed enquiry in the matter.
“It is a very unfortunate incident. A detailed enquiry would be conducted in the case and necessary action would be taken”, Kumar said.
“A check-up was done in the Danapur Division and he was given medicine”, he added.