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Train services hit in HowrahBardhhaman section

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

in Bardhhaman Up main line section of Eastern Railway's Division were disrupted for four hours from 8.54 am today owing to snapping of overhead wire at Belur station, an ER official said.

Passengers during morning peak hours were inconvenienced due to the disruption that caused cancellation of 16 pairs of EMU locals and delay of few other local trains en route.

Mail/express train movements were, however, not hampered since the services were maintained through reversible line, the said.

in the Up main line were restored at 1.00 pm, he said.

The overhead wire was snapped when the 37315 Tarakeswar EMU local started from

A tower van was despatched and restoration work was initiated on war footing for maintaining normal train services, he said.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Tue, August 07 2018. 15:35 IST
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