Rail communications with Sylhet restored

Published: May 16, 2019 17:33:20 | Updated: May 17, 2019 18:17:40

The rail communications between Sylhet and the rest of the country resumed on Thursday afternoon, after three and a half hour of suspension following derailment of a bogie of a local train in Mallikpur area of Fenchuganj upazila.

Imam Hossain, station master of Maizgaon rail station said that the bogie of Sylhet-bound 'Jalalabad Express Train' from Chattogram veered off the tracks in the area around 11:30am, disrupting the train movement on the routes.

A relief train came to the spot around 12:30am and salvaged the train around 3pm, said the station master, reports UNB.

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