Dhaka's rail link with northern region resumes after 9 hrs
The train services of Dhaka with northern parts resumed on Tuesday afternoon after nine hours' of suspension following a derailment at Betor area of Tangail's Sadar upazila.
The train movement on the route became normal at 2pm as the salvage train cleared the line with their nine hours' of efforts.
Earlier, a relief train reached the spot at about 10:20am and started the salvage work.
A luggage carriage of the Dhaka-bound Rangpur Express train veered of the tracks at about 4:47am when it reached Tangail rail station. After that, the train communication of the capital with north Bengal was suspended.