Train service disrupted at Sealdah-Bongaon line

Pic: Chandan Biswas

Kolkata:  Following the incident of pandemonium in Khardah on Monday, the mob once again resorted to protest in the Bongaon-Sealdah train line on Wednesday. The protest was raised as male compartments were introduced in the Matribhumi local which is mainly designed ladies and is popularly known as ladies special.

On Wednesday, the protest took an ugly turn as ladies blocked the down line and the gents passengers said that they should also be given the facility and blocked the Up line. Blockades were seen at BAmongachi, Dutapukur and Birati since morning.