Barasat: The train services in the Sealdah-Bongaon section were disrupted over
mechanical fault leading to the problems of hundreds of passengers.
All train services in this line were disrupted and as a result several trains were
stranded in many stations. Even after normalcy returned after 1.5 hours, all the
trains in the Bongaon line are running late.
According to railway sources, several faults were notices at Barasat for which the
Bongaon local stopped at Duttapukur. After this, trains were stopped gradually at
different stations. This led to utter chaos among the passengers.
The passengers said that though the trains were in the stations, but no
announcement was made. However, the railways said that announcement was made within