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Rail communication resumes after 7 hrs

Amirul : risingbd.com
 
   
Publish on: 2017-07-15 9:31:25 PM     ||     Updated: 2017-07-16 8:54:00 AM

Pabna Correspondent: Rail communication of Dhaka with Khulna and Rajshahi has resumed almost seven hours after the suspension.

The rail communication becomes normal after the derailed Dhaka-bound Chitra Express was salvaged around 8:15pm on Saturday.

Abdul Hamid, assistant engineer of Paksi railway division, confirmed the news to risingbd.com.

He said the derailed train was salvaged around 8:15pm after seven hours of efforts and later it left for Dhaka.

Earlier, the rail communication of Dhaka with Khulna and Rajshahi snapped as three bogies of an inter-city train, Chitra Express, derailed at Muladuli station in Ishwardi around noon.

The train veered-off the track around 1:00pm just after crossing Muladuli station.

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