Fire at Parabat Express doused

Brahmanbaria Correspondent
Published : 13:14, Jan 24, 2020 | Updated : 14:04, Jan 24, 2020

A fire that broke out at Parabat Express train on Friday (Jan 24, 2020).A fire that broke out at Parabat Express train at Brahmanbaria on Friday (Jan 24) was doused within half an hour.

The blaze erupted in the power car of Sylhet-bound Parabat Express train while it was entering the outer signal of the station around 8:38 am coming from Dhaka, power car operator Parabat Express Belayet Hossain told Bangla Tribune.

On information, a firefighting unit rushed to the spot and doused the flame after half an hour effort, said Shakria Haider, senior station officer of Brahmanbaria Rail Station.

There was no casualty in the accident, acting station master of Brahmanbaria Rail Station Md Shoeb said, adding train movement on the rail route resumed at about 11 am.