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Schedule collapses due to train derailments in Rajbari

 Rajbari Correspondent

 Published: 06:43 PM, 27 November 2018   Updated: 06:43 PM, 27 November 2018

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The train schedule of the district collapsed following the incidents of derailment of a freight train near Rajbari railway station on Tuesday.

Sources at the station said that two wheels of a wagon of the train that was carrying 42 wagons derailed around 3:45 am when the train was entering the station. The wagon was repaired around 8:30 am.

Later, two wheels of another wagon of the same train derailed again around 8:45 am.

The trip of Goalondo-bound Shuttle train from Rajbari and Faridpur-bound 'Faridpur Express' from Rajbari were cancelled following the derailment.

Besides, the 'Nakshi-Kantha Mail' from Khulna delayed four hours and the intercity 'Madhumati Express' delayed for two hours to reach at Rajbari station.

Meanwhile, the situation became normal after the wheels of the derailed train repaired around 10 am.

Daily Bangladesh/Sohug