Third India-Bangladesh Train Service To Begin From June 1

Third India-Bangladesh Train Service To Begin From June 1

Third India-Bangladesh Train Service To Begin From June 1
The "Mitali Express" starts its engine soon.

The Mitali Express specifics

  • It is scheduled to begin its journey from West Bengal's New Jalpaiguri station in India to Dhaka in Bangladesh, from June 1 onwards.
  • The train will cover the distance of 513 kilometres between New Jalpaiguri and Dhaka (Dhaka Cantonment station) in nine hours.
  • It will run with four air-conditioned cabin coaches, and four air-conditioned chair cars and would be hauled by a diesel locomotive.
  • It will help in flouring tourism in India.
  • This is the third Indo-Bangladesh train service.

Minister of State for Railways Darshana Jardosh said there will be a hospital, shopping complexes, and low budget hotels to facilitate around the station in the coming days.