Dhaka’s rail communication with Narayanganj snapped

Sun Online Desk

24th September, 2020 02:47:14 printer

Dhaka’s rail communication with Narayanganj snapped

Dhaka’s train communication with Narayanganj remained suspended following derailment of four compartments of a metre-gauge train in front of Bose Cabin at Railgate No. 2 in city on Thursday noon.

Confirming the news, Golam Mostofa, station master of Narayanganj Central Railway Station, said the passenger train departed from Dhaka's Kamalapur Railway Station for Narayanganj around 11:40am.

When it reached rail gate 2 in Narayanganj city, four wheels of its four compartments derailed, he said.

Mentioning that a rescue team has been called from Dhaka, he said that it may take till evening to resume train service.