Many commuters are currently stranded at the Maradana Railway Station as only one line is in operation (Pics by Sajitha Prematunge)

Railway passengers are currently stranded at many railways stations due to a derailment of a train that had occurred between the Maradana and Fort railway stations today.

Speaking to The Nation, officials at the Maradana Railway Station said even though the derailed train has just now been cleared only one out of four railway lines are currently under operation, causing a major disruption and delays in train services during after office hours.