BRAHMANBARIA, Oct 12: Rail communications of Dhaka with Chittagong and Sylhet were snapped on Sunday morning following the derailment of two bogies of an express train near Talshahar station of the district town.
Railway said two bogies of the Dhaka-bound intercity 'Upakul Exress' train from Noakhali veered off the tracks in the area around 11;30am, halting train communications on Dhaka-Chittagong and Dhaka-Sylhet routes.
Several trains got stranded on both routes following the accident, causing sufferings to the passengers. A relief train went to the spot to salvage the bogies. ?UNB