Bogie derailed in Tongi, Dhaka-Chittagong train service stopped

Three bogies of a freight train have derailed at Tongi in Gazipur. As a result, train movement on Dhaka-Chittagong route has been stopped.

The train derailed around 10:30 am on Tuesday (September 21), said the station master of the airport railway station. Halimuzzaman.

He said the Dhaka-bound freight train from Chittagong derailed when it reached Tongi area. As a result, the railway communication between Dhaka and Chittagong was cut off. No casualties were reported in the incident.