Bangladesh-India train services to resume soon

The services were suspended due to the pandemic

The cross-border train services between Bangladesh and India will resume soon, said the Indian High Commission in Dhaka on Friday.

The Maitree Express service between Dhaka-Kolkata and the Bandhan Express Service between Kolkata-Khulna will resume on 29 May 2022.

The Maitree Express will start its service from Dhaka while the Bandhan Express will start from Kolkata. The services were suspended due to Covid-19 pandemic.

The new Mitali Express between New Jalpaiguri and Dhaka will be flagged off virtually by the railway ministers of India and Bangladesh on June 1.

It will start from New Jalpaiguri Junction in West Bengal.