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Related News - Train

Tain-microbus collsion: Burial of 10, cremation of one completed

The burial of 10 people and the cremation of one killed in the train-microbus collision in Mirsharai, Chattogram have been completed. 

14:03 30 July 2022

Oil-laden train loses control, derails in Kushtia

The engine of an oil-laden train and three coaches adjacent to the engine derailed after losing control on the loop line at Mirpur in Kushtia. However, train movement on alternative routes is normal.

12:58 23 July 2022

Tungipara Express claims ‘6 lives’ in just 15hrs

Tungipara Express train took the lives of one on the way and five on the way back. The incident took place in Kashiani Upazila of Gopalganj in just 15 hours.

16:39 22 July 2022

5 workers killed in Gopalganj train accident

Five workers were killed when a train hit a three-wheeler at Kashiani in Gopalganj. At the time, five more people were injured.

11:02 22 July 2022

No travel on train roof: HC

The High Court (HC) today directed authorities concerned not to allow any passengers on roofs of the trains and asked to inform it of the measures taken to stop black-marketing of the tickets by July 31.

17:49 21 July 2022

Eid homebound people flock to Kamalapur

People are leaving the capital to share the joy of Eid with their relatives on the second day of Eid journey. The crowd of Eid homebound people at Dhaka’s Kamalapur railway station has been increasing since morning.

12:14 6 July 2022

Dhaka-Mohanganj train movement resumes after 5 days

The intercity and local trains have resumed running on the Dhaka-Mymensingh-Netrokona-Mohanganj railway line after five days of shutting down due to the collapse of a railway bridge in floodwaters.

11:46 23 June 2022

Eid advance train tickets sale from July 1

Bangladesh Railways has decided to sell advance train tickets ahead of the holy Eid-ul-Azha from July 1. The return train ticket will be on sale from July 7.

21:17 20 June 2022

Fire on Parabat Express train under control

The fire that broke out on the Parabat Express train, leaving Dhaka, at Moulvibazar was brought under control with the efforts of four units of the fire service.

16:27 11 June 2022

Terrible fire on Parabat train, Dhaka-Sylhet-Ctg route cut off

A terrible fire broke out on two bogies of Parabat Express at the airport area in Kamalganj upazila of Moulvibazar. 

13:38 11 June 2022

10 killed in train derailment in central Iran

At least 10 people were killed and several others were injured today as a train derailed in central Iran.

13:11 8 June 2022

3 die as train hits pickup in Narsingdi

Three people were killed and three others were injured when a train hit a pickup van at Hasnabad Bazar rail crossing in Amirganj union of Raipura in Narsingdi.

14:55 4 June 2022

‘Mitali Express’ flagged off between Jalpaiguri and Dhaka

The railway line connecting Bangladesh and India, the New Jalpaiguri-Dhaka Cantonment ‘Mitali Express’ was flagged off today by Railway Minister Mohammad Nurul Islam Sujon and his Indian counterpart Union Railways Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw. 

12:56 1 June 2022

Oil tanker train derailed in Cumilla

A bogie of oil tanker train has derailed in Cumilla. As a result, train movements on Dhaka-Chattogram and Sylhet routes have been closed for some time, however, now are running on alternative lines.

10:27 27 May 2022

Bangladesh-India train services resume date announced

After nearly two years of suspension due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the passenger trains between Bangladesh and India will resume services. The Maitree and Bandhan Express trains will start operating on May 29 while Mitali Express will run from June 1.

11:14 20 May 2022

Bogies derail in Cumilla, train service snaps on three routes

Three bogies of a freight train derailed at Burichang upazila in Cumilla. As a result, train communications with Dhaka-Chattogram and Noakhali are halted.

11:45 9 May 2022

Advance train tickets for May 7, 8 start selling

For those who will return to the capital Dhaka after the Eid holidays, the sale of train tickets has already started. Tickets for May 7 and 8 are being issued on Wednesday from 8 am.

12:27 4 May 2022

Bangladesh-India passenger train being resume

Bangladesh-India passenger train service is being resumed after being closed for a long time due to the COVID pandemic outbreak.

13:16 12 April 2022

Trains to ply with full capacity from today

All the intercity trains will be running with full sitting capacity across the country from today (Wednesday) in compliance with the health rules.  

08:41 9 February 2022

Train to run at full capacity: Railway authority

The Bangladesh Railway Authority on Monday informed that the train will be running at full capacity across the country from Wednesday (February 9) in compliance with the health rules. 

15:02 7 February 2022

Train hits autorickshaw in Nilphamari: Death toll soars 4

Death toll from the collsion between an autorickshaw and Barindra Express train at Darwani Level Crossing in Nilphamari stood at 4. Five more workers, including the driver, were seriously injured at the time. 

13:21 26 January 2022

West Bengal train derails death toll touches 9

The death toll from the Guwahati-Bikaner Express train accident at Maynaguri in Jalpaiguri in West Bengal has risen to 9. Hundreds of passengers were injured in the incident. Among the injured, the condition of 15 is reported to be critical. 

10:44 14 January 2022

More than 50 feared dead in West Bengal train derails

More than 50 passengers are feared dead when the Guwahati-Bikaner Express train derailed at Jalpaiguri district in the Indian state of West Bengal, confirmed the country’s media.

20:06 13 January 2022

Trains to ply with half seats from Sat

The trains will ply with half the passengers from next Saturday as per the hygiene rules given by the Government to control the Covid-19 situation in the country. However, the number of trains will not be reduced this time. All the passenger trains that are running currently will be plying. 

18:11 11 January 2022