Derailment halts Ctg-Dhaka, Ctg-Sylhet train servicesNew Age Online
Train communications of Chittagong with Dhaka and Sylhet remained suspended as a freight train bogie derailed in Gangasagar area of Akhaura upazila in Brahmanbaria on Sunday evening.
Sources at Akhaura Railway Station said two wheels of the bogie of the Dhaka-bound train veered off the tracks in the area around 6:00pm, UNB reported.
The accident halted train services on Chittagong-Dhaka and Chittagong-Sylhet routes.
On information, a salvage train from Akhaura rushed to the spot to clear the tracks, the sources added.
Several trains got stranded at stations on both sides due to the accident.
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