Local train derailed in Netrokona
Published: 11:58 AM, 17 November 2020
A local train has derailed at Zaria Railway Gate in Netrokona on the Zaria-Mymensingh Railway. The incident took place around 8:00 am on Tuesday.
Abdul Momen, the booking assistant at Purbadhala railway station, said that as soon as the train No-272 named Down from Mymensingh reached the railway gate on the Shyamganj-Birishiri road near Zaria station, the four-wheel of the train's engine coach derailed.
Following the derailment, the Shyamganj-Birishiri road was closed along with the railway line.
The relief train left Mymensingh for the spot to rescue the crashed train, Abdul Momen added.