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Landslide halts rail communication with Sylhet


Dhaka, June 19 – The rail communications between Sylhet and rest of the country halted on Monday morning due to a hill slide triggered by heavy rainfalls in Lauachhara forest of Kamalganj in Moulvibazar.Sreemangal Station master Faizur Rahman said a large chunk of mud fell on the rail track at Lauachhara hilly area halting the communication since 8:15am this morning.
“Rail workers were working to clean the rail track. Hopefully, the communication will be resumed soon,” he added.
Due to the accident, Dhaka-bound Kalni Express stopped at the Vanugachh Railway Station, he added. – UNB


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