Train services disrupted

Kolkata
29 Nov 2017

Train services were disrupted on Howrah – Barddhaman main line section today for two hours starting from 10.00 hrs as passengers obstructed railway track at Memari station from 10.00 hrs. to 11.00 hrs. demanding the stoppage of 13187 Up Sealdah – Rampurhat Express and at Devipur from 11.06 hrs against late running of 37821 Howrah – Barddhaman EMU local. Normal train services on the howrah – barddhaman main line section were resumed since 12.00 hrs with lifting of obstructions. As a result of the disruption of train services, 4 Mail/Express (1 Up & 3 Dn), 7 EMU locals (4 Up & 3 Dn) and 2 passenger trains detained enroute for 1½ hours each on an average. (EOIC)