Kolkata: Train services in several parts
of the state were disrupted since around 11.00 am on Monday by
members of Foward Juva League, the youth arm of Forward Bloc,
to protest rise in the price of essential commodities.
"Train services in Howrah and Sealdah sections were
disrupted due to blockade by Foward Juva League," Eastern
Railway CPRO Samir Goswami said.
Howarh-bound Rajdhani Express also remained stranded
since 10.00 am. Some of the stations that were blocked include
Sainthia, Sheoraphuli, Medinipur, Nalhati, Azimgunj and
Burdwan, he said.
The stations in Sealdah section which were affected
include Barasat, Murshidabad, Narendrapur, Dum Dum, Habra and
Narendrapur, Goswami said.