15-point demand placed for dev of Railway services in Mymensingh

Published : 13 Nov 2023 08:08 PM

‘Jano Udyog,’ a civic society of Mymensingh city organized a press conference at the local Press Club in the morning of Saturday last in support of their 15-point demand that includes keeping starting point of Bijoy Express bound for Chattogram at Mymensingh junction as earlier. 

Convener of ‘Jano Ud­yog’Advocate Nazrul Islam Chunnu read out a written statement in the press conference. 

Among others, Dr Motiur Rahman Bhuiya, District  Presi­dent, BMA, Adv Abdul Motalleb Lal,  General Secretary, District Unit of Sommilito Sangskritik Jote, freedom fighter Abul Kasem, Prof Lutfunnahar and Motiur Rahman Faisal. 

Zilla Nagirik Andolan and Unnayan Sang­ram Parishad formed a human chain at Firoz-Jahangir Chattar in Mymensingh city on the same demand. Their other demands were to bring Sherpur district under Rail connectivity, launching of more than one inter-districts train services on on Chattogram-Cox’s Bazarrail route 

and reopen 10 rail stations in Mymensingh.