PM to inaugurate Benapole-Dhaka direct train service Wednesday


Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will inaugurate Benapole-Dhaka direct non-stop train service on July 17 (Wednesday).

Bangladesh Railway director general Md. Shamuzzaman said that the train service will inaugurate through a video conference from Ganobhaban. 

The Prime Minister named the train service "Benapole Express". When the Padma Bridge will start,  India --Bangladesh  Friendship Train service will leave Dhaka through  Padma Bridge and go to Kolkata  via Benapole. 

In view of the good launch of the train service, DG inspection of Benapole Railway Station on Saturday noon.  the General Manager of Bangladesh Railway Department said this.

Benapole Development Council President Mofizur Rahman Sajon presided over the meeting, while addressing the meeting, additional railway secretary Pranab Kumar Ghosh, general manager of the railway west zone Zahiduzzaman, Additional Deputy Commissioner Hossain Mohammad Shawkat, 

Sharsha Upazila Chairman Sirajul Haque Manzu, Upazila Nirbahi Officer Pulak Kumar Mondal,General  secretary, Srsha upazila unite  Alhaj Nruzaman , Benapol Press Club President Mohsin Milon, Upazila vice-chairman Mehdi Hasan, and India-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce, port Sub-Committee chairman MatiurRahman port.