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Every district to get rail station: Railway Minister

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Published: 21:19, 18 May 2024

Every district to get rail station: Railway Minister

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Rail stations will be built in every district of Bangladesh under the leadership of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to realise Bangabandhu's dream, Railway Minister Zillul Hakim said on Saturday (18 May).

All stations and lines will be renovated to facilitate connectivity in the public interest, he said.

He said this while visiting the site office of the broad gauge railway construction project from Madhukhali via Kamarkhali to Magura this afternoon and inspecting the progress of the project.

Later, the minister visited the under-construction railway bridge on the Madhumati River, the broad gauge railway and Magura's Ramnagar Thakurbari railway station areas.

Lawmaker Dr. Biren Shikder, Secretary of the Ministry of Railways Dr. Md Humayun Kabir, Deputy Commissioner Mohammad Abu Naser Baig, Superintendent of Police Mashiudullah Reza, Magura District Council Chairman and District Awami League General Secretary Pankaj Kumar Kundu, were also present.