Rail communications with Sylhet restored

The rail communications between Sylhet and the rest of the country resumed on Thursday evening after three and a half hour of suspension following derailment of a bogie of a train in Mallikpur area of Fenchuganj upazila in Sylhet. 

Imam Hossain, station master of Maizgaon rail station, said that the bogie of Sylhet-bound ‘Jalalabad Express Train’ from Chattogram veered off the tracks in the area around 11:30am, disrupting the train movement on the routes. A relief train came to the spot around 12:30am and salvaged the train around 3pm, said the station master.