First test of metro rail

  • Dhaka metro rail coaches return to Uttara North Station after its trial run. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka metro rail coaches return to Uttara North Station after its trial run. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka metro rail train coaches on the way back to Uttara North Station from Uttara Centre during a test run on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka metro rail train coaches on the way back to Uttara North Station from Uttara Centre during a test run on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Dhaka metro rail train coaches on the way back to Uttara North Station from Uttara Centre during a test run on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Dhaka metro rail train coaches on the way back to Uttara North Station from Uttara Centre during a test run on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader among the guests checking the inside of the coaches of Dhaka metro rail in its Uttara depot before a test run on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021.

    Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader among the guests checking the inside of the coaches of Dhaka metro rail in its Uttara depot before a test run on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021.

  • Metro rail coaches ran between Uttara North to Pallabi stations via Uttara Centre and Uttara South stations in its first trial run on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    Metro rail coaches ran between Uttara North to Pallabi stations via Uttara Centre and Uttara South stations in its first trial run on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • Metro rail coaches ran between Uttara North to Pallabi stations via Uttara Centre and Uttara South stations in its first trial run on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    Metro rail coaches ran between Uttara North to Pallabi stations via Uttara Centre and Uttara South stations in its first trial run on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • Metro rail coaches ran between Uttara North to Pallabi stations via Uttara Centre and Uttara South stations in its first trial run on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    Metro rail coaches ran between Uttara North to Pallabi stations via Uttara Centre and Uttara South stations in its first trial run on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • Metro rail coaches run from Uttara Centre Station to Pallabi Station in its first formal test on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021.

    Metro rail coaches run from Uttara Centre Station to Pallabi Station in its first formal test on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021.

  • Metro rail coaches arrive in Pallabi Station in its first formal test on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021.

    Metro rail coaches arrive in Pallabi Station in its first formal test on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021.

  • Metro rail coaches return to Uttara North Station from Pallabi Station in its first formal test on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Metro rail coaches return to Uttara North Station from Pallabi Station in its first formal test on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Metro rail coaches return to Uttara North Station from Pallabi Station in its first formal test on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Metro rail coaches return to Uttara North Station from Pallabi Station in its first formal test on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Coaches of Bangladesh’s first metro rail in Dhaka started a trial run from the Uttara depot to Pallabi Station at 11:52am on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Coaches of Bangladesh’s first metro rail in Dhaka started a trial run from the Uttara depot to Pallabi Station at 11:52am on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Coaches of Bangladesh’s first metro rail in Dhaka started a trial run from the Uttara depot to Pallabi Station at 11:52am on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Coaches of Bangladesh’s first metro rail in Dhaka started a trial run from the Uttara depot to Pallabi Station at 11:52am on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader inspects Dhaka metro rail coaches before the first formal trial at its depot in Uttara’s Diabari on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021.

    Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader inspects Dhaka metro rail coaches before the first formal trial at its depot in Uttara’s Diabari on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021.

  • Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader inspects Dhaka metro rail coaches before the first formal trial at its depot in Uttara’s Diabari on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021.Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader inspects Dhaka metro rail coaches before the first formal trial at its depot in Uttara’s Diabari on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021.Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader among the guests during prayers at the inauguration of Dhaka metro rail’s test run in its Uttara depot on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. In the trial, the coaches ran through four stations. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader among the guests during prayers at the inauguration of Dhaka metro rail’s test run in its Uttara depot on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. In the trial, the coaches ran through four stations. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader at the inauguration of Dhaka metro rail’s first trial and test at its depot in Uttara’s Diabari on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader at the inauguration of Dhaka metro rail’s first trial and test at its depot in Uttara’s Diabari on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader at the inauguration of Dhaka metro rail’s first trial and test at its depot in Uttara’s Diabari on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader at the inauguration of Dhaka metro rail’s first trial and test at its depot in Uttara’s Diabari on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader inaugurates Dhaka metro rail’s first trial and test by waving a green flag at its depot in Uttara’s Diabari on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul Quader inaugurates Dhaka metro rail’s first trial and test by waving a green flag at its depot in Uttara’s Diabari on Sunday, Aug 29, 2021. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove