Dhaka-Rajshahi route rail link restored
29 January 2015, Nirapad News: Train communications of Rajshahi with Dhaka and other parts of the country was restored on Friday after a two-hour halt due to broke down of a locomotive of a train in Mirergaon area of Gazipur.
After repairing the locomotive of the train, the train communication on the route resumed around 10:15 am.
Joydebpur rail junction police outpost assistant sub-inspector (ASI) M Dadan Mia informed the matter to banglanews.
He said locomotive of the Dhaka-bound Akata Express from Dinajpur went out of service in Salna Mirergaon area of the district around 8:00am, halting rail communication on Dhaka-Rajshahi route.
He further said that due to the disruption, several train, including Dhumketu Express, left stranded on the track.