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Dhaka-Chattogram rail link restored after 7 hours 

Senior Correspondent   |
Update: 2021-09-21 18:43:55
Dhaka-Chattogram rail link restored after 7 hours 

Dhaka's rail communication with Chittagong was restored today seven hours after a freight train derailed in Tongi area under Gazipur City Corporation.

The rail links were restored around 5:00pm, Airport Railway Station master Md Halimuzzaman said.

Three bogies of a Dhaka-bound of freight train veered off the track in the area around 10:00am, the station master earlier said.

Soon after the accident, the communication of Dhaka with Chattogram halted.

However, no causality was reported.

BDST: 1841 HRS, SEP 21, 2021

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