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Several trains cancelled for AKRSU rail blockade

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  10 July 2017 12:00 AM GMT

From our Correspondent
Bongaigaon, July 9: In connection with the rail blockade called by the All Koch Rajbongshi Students’ Union (Pradip Ray faction) at Basugaon from 5 am on July 10, Indian Railways has cancelled movement of few trains on that day. The trains are 55753 Up and 55754 Dn Shifung Passenger, 15697 Up and 15770 Dn Lumding Intercity Express, 15771 Up and 15772 Dn Kamakhya Intercity Express and 55713 Up and 55714 Dn New Jalpaiguri- Rangia Passenger. As a Railway official mentioned, the other mail and express trains may be controlled in major stations as per requirement. On the other hand, Gokul Barman, secretary of AKRSU (P), said that they would fight till their last drop of blood. “ST categorization and separate Kamatapur state is our birth right. We will never stop until we get our rights. Our agitation will continue. Tomorrow also we will block movement of trains and if the government tries to stop our democratic agitation, then the government will be responsible for any unwanted incident,” he said.

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