|Bangladesh Railway station
|Tilakpur, Joypurhat District
|Standard (on ground station)
Tilakpur railway station is an intermediate station in Akkelpur Upazila of Joypurhat District, Bangladesh.
The north-south railway line between Chilahati and Sara (on the Padma River near Paksey) was constructed between 1874 and 1879. 6 miles (9.7 km) south of Akkelpur and 5 miles (8.0 km) north of Santahar Junction.Tilakpur station is
By 1892, a new station building at Tilakpur was in progress or complete.The "low, squat building" was undamaged by the 1897 Assam earthquake.
Sometime between 2008 and 2014, the station closed due a manpower shortage at Bangladesh Railway.It remained closed in November, 2020.
By early 2023 the station had reopened,and late that year was being renovated.
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