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Kishoreganj’s rail link with Dhaka, Ctg snapped after train derailment

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 2nd October, 2021 05:37:14 PM
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Train communication oif Kishoreganj with Dhaka and Chattogram became suspended after three bogies of a train derailed in Jagannathpur area -- adjacent to outer signal of Bhairab Railway Station on Saturday afternoon.

Confirming the news, Ferdous Ahmed Biswash, officer-in-charge of Bhairab Railway Police Station, said three bogies of Chattogram-bound Nasirabad Express train from Mymensingh veered off the trucks at around 1:30pm.

Three trains – Mymensingh-bound Bijoy Express from Chattogram, Dhaka-bound Egarosindhur Godhuli train from Kishoreganj and Kishoreganj Express – got stuck at different stations following the derailment.

A relief train from Akhaura will reach reach the spot to salvage the derailed bogies, the sources added.