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Private cargo train arrives in Birgunj for the first time



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By Biswash Regmi, Birgunj, Sep. 15: A private cargo rail has arrived in Nepal for the first time from India. The cargo rail reached dry port at Sisirya Birgunj from Haldiya, India on Wednesday morning at 10:45 pm.

Prior to this, only the trains which were under the ownership of the government of India had entered Nepal.

An agreement was done on July 9 to allow private cargo trains at the Nepal border and on the basis of the agreement, the cargo train from Haldiya arrived in Birgunj.