Preliminary run of the primary train for Dhaka's metro rail venture has started in Japan, Dhaka Mass Transit Company Limited said in a Facebook post today.

The train made of hardened steel with six compartments and painted in red and green were seen making a preliminary run at the plant in Japan in a video posted by the organization on its Facebook page.

The train can convey the most extreme 2,308 travelers and will run on the raised tracks under the task.

Endless supply of all manufacturing plant tests and preliminaries, the principal train is booked to be conveyed to Bangladesh on June 15 this year, the organization said in the Facebook post.

Source: ''Aloron News''