Train services disrupted due to protest against fare hike

Activists squatted on the tracks and blocked train movement for nearly half an hour.

By: PTI | Howrah | Published:June 25, 2014 4:43 pm
Railway-hike-480 Another protest over hike in rail fares disrupts train services in Kolkata.

Train services were disrupted for some time in Howrah-Kharagpur division following protests against rail passenger fair hikes, on Wednesday.

The SUCI activists squatted on the tracks and blocked train movement for nearly half an hour before police cleared the tracks at Ghoraghata railway station, official sources said.  At the Andul-Sakhrail-Bagnan rail sector, ruling TMC activists protested against rail fare hike.

Train services were subsequently resumed.

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    Sachin Jagade
    Jun 25, 2014 at 3:55 pm
    Politically irrelevant TMC and Mamta are trying to get national attention by staging Protests against one thing or another. Having made a mess of Bengal, TMC is trying to export it's non governance to other states.
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