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SRT turns to divine for help

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The State Railway of Thailand (SRT) will hold a major merit-making ceremony on Saturday, hoping it will help prevent more accidents on its trouble-plagued lines. 

Part of a railway bridge is left damaged after the last carriage of an in-bound Bangkok-Butterworth train derailed while leaving Bang Sue 2 station yesterday. APICHART JINAKUL

It comes after another train jumped the tracks in Bangkok on Friday, taking the SRT's derailment tally to 114 this year.

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