Sale of advance train ticket begins

Sun Online Desk

22nd May, 2019 10:26:05 printer

Sale of advance train ticket begins

Kamalapur railway station overflowed by advance ticket seekers on Wednesday morning. Photo: Reaz Ahmed Sumon.

Bangladesh Railway started selling advance train tickets for home bound people from Wednesday (22 May) on the occasion of upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr.

The selling of tickets started at 9:00 am on this morning and will be continued till 5:00 pm. Tickets for May 31 are being sold on the first day.

Railways secretary Mofazzal Hossain said the ticket sale will continue till May 26 while the sale of return tickets will begin on May 29 and continue till June 2.

Besides, tickets for June 1 will be available on May 23, for June 2 on May 24, for June 3 on May 25 and for June 4 on May 26.

The return tickets for 7, 8,9,10 and 11 June will be available on 29, 30, 31 May, 1 and 2 June respectively.

Six pairs of special trains will run on different routes for Eid.