Puri: The Government Railway Police (GRP) arrested one person in connection with Puri-Hatia Tapaswini Express fire incident at Puri Railway Station.
The accused was identified Ashok Pradhan, a resident of Brahmagiri in Puri district.
He had allegedly set afire the train, which was the stationed on platform number 4 at Puri Railway Station, on March 22.
Sources said that the fire had engulfed four sleeper compartments of the Puri-Hatia Tapaswini Express after the accused in inebriated state threw a burning cotton cloth at the train.
As the train was completely vacant, no casualty had taken place in the incident.