Govt working to expand rail network: Sherif


ISHARDI, June 10, 2018 (BSS) – Land Minister Shamsur Rahman Sherif today
said the government is working to expand rail network across the country for
improving smooth movement of the people.

“We are taking various initiatives for the development of railway sector,”
he told a Iftar mahfil hosted by Pakshi Unit of Awami League (AL) here, an
official release said.

Sherif said, “There are huge scopes for expansion of broad-gauge rail line
because of favorable environment…. The present government is setting up
broad-gauge rail lines across the country.”

Divisional Manager of Bangladesh Railway Ashim Kumar Talukdar, Ishardi
Upazila Unit of AL Nayeb Ali Biswas and Ishardi Upazila Chairman Muklesur
Rahman Mintu, among others, were present at the Iftar mahfil.