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Train services affected on Howrah-Dhanbad route

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 19, 2011 - 12:22

Burdwan: Electric poles fell on tracks between Khana junction and and Talit railway station in Burdwan district on Tuesday affecting trains services on Howrah-Dhanbad route, Railway sources said.

“Electric poles and overhead electric wires fell on the tracks at around 2 am which affected train services on Howrah-Dhanbad route," the sources said.

Many trains - Howrah-Dhanbad Coalfield Express, Asansol-Howrah Intercity Express, Asansol-Sealdah Intercity Express, Sealdah-Rampurhat Express have been cancelled, they said.
Many trains on the route are being diverted through the loop line, sources said adding that railway engineers have reached the spot and working to restore train services.


First Published: Tuesday, July 19, 2011 - 12:22
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