Railway police have announced a cash reward of Tk 10,000 for information leading to the arrest of a person who threw stones at a moving train. There have been more than 150 stone-throwing incidents in just six months this year. Hundreds of passengers were injured.
Railways are the top choice of passengers as the safest mode of transport in the country. But throwing stones has become a cause of concern for the passengers in this comfortable vehicle. On the way, stones are suddenly running in panic. Breaking window glass. Passengers are getting injured and death is also happening. Hundreds of people have been injured in stone-throwing incidents this year alone.