Vol. 5 Num 1022 Tue. April 17, 2007  

New schedule for CU shuttle trains

Chittagong University (CU) authorities rescheduled the timetable of shuttle trains that ply on between Chittagong city and CU to address the transportation crisis of the students.

The new schedule will take effect from Thursday next, said a press release of the university yesterday.

As per the new schedule, CU-bound trains will leave Chittagong Railway Station at 7:20am, 8:00am, 2:20pm, 3:20pm and 8:30pm while one from the city's Sholoshahar Station at 9:35am.

Besides, city-bound trains will leave CU Railway Station at 8:30am, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, 3:30pm, 5:20pm and 9:30pm.

CU authorities took the decision following a meeting with the Railway authorities at Chittagong Railway Building on Sunday.

Social Science Faculty Dean Prof Gazi Saleh Uddin, Proctor Prof Didarul Alam Chowdhury, Registrar Mohammed Zahurul Islam and Railway Eastern Zone Chief Operating Superintendent (COPS) Abdul Wahab were present at the meeting.