Railway resumes full services
Bangladesh Railway started full fledged operation on Wednesday after three and a half month services on limited scale due to coronavirus pandemic, reports UNB.
16 September 2020, 15:07
Sylhet’s rail link with Dhaka, Chattogram cut off
Sylhet’s rail communication with capital Dhaka and port city Chattogram was cut off on Tuesday morning after a cargo train derailed near Maizgaon railway station in Fenchuganj.
15 September 2020, 6:13
Railway to resume operation of 84 more trains by 16 Sept
Bangladesh Railway has taken steps to operate 84 more commuter, mail, express and local trains by 16 September as a part of its plan to normalise train services in the country
8 September 2020, 18:26
Trains will continue with half passenger load, no fare increase
Passenger trains will continue to run with half the seats vacant, said the railways minister, adding that they did not have plan of increasing train fares either.
31 August 2020, 17:55
Railway to resume services of 36 more trains
Amid the ongoing coronavirus situation in the country, Bangladesh Railway will operate thirty-six more trains from next Thursday (27 Aug) through maintaining the health guidelines and physical ...
20 August 2020, 18:32
Railway relaxes NID rule for travelling, buying tickets
Bangladesh Railway has relaxed the rule that made it mandatory for the passengers to show National Identity Card (NID) while buying train tickets and travelling, reports BSS.
20 August 2020, 10:39
Railway resumes services of 13 pairs of trains
Thirteen pairs of passenger trains resumed operation from Sunday on different routes to make services more functional amid COVID-19 pandemic, said railways minister Md Nurul Islam Sujan.
16 August 2020, 10:51
Govt to procure 150 metre-gauge coaches from South Korea
Bangladesh Railway is set to purchase 150 metre-gauge carriages and 20 metre-gauge electric locomotive from South Korea, aiming to develop rail communications of the country, reports UNB.
29 July 2020, 16:46
Only e-ticket holders will make train journey this year: Minister
Railways minister Md Nurul Islam Sujon has said only those who have purchased their tickets online for the Eid journey will be able to travel by train this year during the Eid-ul-Azha holidays
29 July 2020, 4:37
Bangladesh receives 10 locomotives from India
Bangladesh on Monday received 10 broad gauge locomotives from India in an another move of raising railway cooperation in connectivity front between the two neighboring countries sharing more than ...
28 July 2020, 3:51