Dhaka-Rajshahi-Khulna rail link with Dinajpur suspended
Published: 08:09 PM, 19 September 2020
A bogie of the Dhaka-Panchagarh express train derailed at Hakimpur in Dinajpur. The Dhaka-Khulna-Rajshahi and Nilphamari rail links with Dinajpur halted.
The incident took place near a bridge under construction at Dhelupara in the upazila on Saturday afternoon.
According to the locals, the express train leaving Panchagarh was going to Dhaka. Works underway on a bridge at Dhelupara on the way. The train stopped there. After completing the work, the train restarted but one bogie derailed.