Derailment snaps Dhaka-Ishwardi rail link

Derailment snaps Dhaka-Ishwardi rail link

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Train communication of Dhaka with Ishwardi remained suspended since Sunday morning as four compartments of a train derailed near Sayedabad Railway Station on the west side of the Bangabandhu Bridge.Ashraf Uddin, senior sub-assistant engineer of railway, said four compartments of the Gazipur-bound train from Ishwardi veered off the tracks in the area at about 8:15 am, halting train movement on the Dhaka-Ishwardi route.Five trains coming from Dhaka remained stuck near the place of occurrence while three others lay stranded at the Sirajganj end, causing sufferings to the passengers.However, there was no report of any causality.On information, a relief train is on way to the spot to salvage the derailed compartments.It will take around seven hours to restore train communication, said Ashraf Uddin. UNB, Sirajganj

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