Train derails in B’baria, Ctg rail link snapped | The Daily Star
05:26 PM, September 21, 2018 / LAST MODIFIED: 05:44 PM, September 21, 2018

Train derails in B’baria, Ctg rail link snapped

Chattogram’s rail link with rest of the country was snapped this afternoon after a freight train derailed in Brahmanbaria’s Kasba upazila.

The derailment of one carriage and the engine took place near Imambari Railway Station, our local correspondent reports.

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Akhaura Railway Junction Loco shed in-charge Md Delwar Hossain confirmed the matter to The Daily Star and said it was a freight train heading to Dhaka.

Traffic department of Akhaura Railway Junction sources said, a relief train from Akhaura rushed to the spot after receiving the news and began working to fix the situation.

"It might take 3 or 4 hours to recover the derailed bogies and resume train communication", added Delwar Hossain.

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