Dhaka-Tangail commuter train service starts Thursday
Published : 07 Nov 2018, 18:55:31
Dhaka-Tangail commuter train service will come into operation from Thursday, fulfilling a commitment made by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in 2012.
Two trains named ‘Tangail Commuter-1’ and ‘Tangail Commuter-2’ will run between Kamalapur railway station in Dhaka and Bangabandhu Setu (east) railway station in Tangail, said an official release here today.
The trains will depart Kamalapur railway station at 5:20 pm and reach Bangabandhu Setu (east) railway station at 8:30 pm and those trains will depart Bangabandhu Setu (east) railway station at 6:00 am and reach Kamalapur railway station at 8:50 am, the release added.
The much awaited Dhaka-Tangail commuter service will formally begin its operation from Kamalapur railway station tomorrow with 10 coaches.-BSS