Lucknow : Clearing of the tracks and removing eight derailed coaches of the Delhi-Faizabad 14206 Padmavat Express began on Monday morning, police said.
The train had derailed between Kakather and Gadhmukteshwar in Hapur on Sunday night.
The derailed coaches included two sleeper, four air-conditioned coaches, guard, and seating and luggage rake (SLR) coach, a railway official informed IANS.
Following the derailment, traffic hit the busy rail route. On Monday, workers were trying to clear the track at the earliest, officials added.