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Remodeling of Gouripur junction railway station starts

Mohammad Raihan  Uddin Sarker 2018-07-10 15:14:13

The construction work of the modern Gouripur Junction railway station began on 9 July 2018. The Railway authority called tender for the construction work of the station remodeling a few months ago sources concerned said.

A complete design for the modern Gouripur Railway Station has already been made as per the directive of Bangladesh Railway. Freedom Fighter Alhaj Nazim Uddin Ahmed MP inaugurated the starting of the work as the chief guest in presence of local people, public representatives and civil society members in the station in Gouripur upazila of Mymensingh district on Monday afternoon. Dr. Helal Udden, Upazila AL senior Vice President, Bidhu Bhushan Das, Upazila AL General Secretary, Principal Rahul Amin,   Rabeya Islam Dolly, Upazila Vice-chairman (female), Md. Sanaul Haque, Upazila Vice-chairman, Ali Ahmed Khan Salvee, former upazila  chairman were present as special guests. A discussion was addressed among others by AL leader Abul Kalam Azad, Iqbal Hossain Jewel. 

Freedom Fighter Alhaj Nazim Uddin Ahmed MP said to the reporters, "The Ministry also would call prequalifying tender for appointing more contractors for building the other works of the Railway Station."

Some people urged the Ministry to add the memorial of Humayun Ahmed in the station.

Gouripur Junction is another novel by Humayun Ahmed. The background of this novel is a historic rail station. It is another popular novel by Humayun Ahmed. The main character of this novel is Jainal. He is a cooly of Guripur railway station. He is middle age young man. This story is about him. Jainal is a colorful character in this story

July 10, 2018