Eid journey: Advance train sale from July 29
Bangladesh Railway will start selling advance train ticket from July 29 on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha.
Like Eid-ul-Fitr, the tickets would be given from five places of capital Dhaka. Fifty percent of total tickets will be sold online.
Ticket will be available in App of Railway a couple of hours before the start of selling ticket at counter. If anyone fails to collect ticket in App, he can collect the same at counter.
Mihir Kanti Guh, additional director general of Railway, confirmed the matter on Tuesday, reports a Bangla online news portal.
He said ticket will be sold from July 29 to August 2 for vacation of the Eid, which may fall on August 12 subject to the appearance of moon.
The official said sale of return ticket will start from August 5.