Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)– Bangladesh Railway will start selling advance tickets from Monday (September 7) in view of the forthcoming holy Eid-ul-Fitr, officials said on Wednesday.
Tickets of all classes of inter-city trains would be sold in advance at Kamalapur, Dhaka Airport,Joydevpur, Sylhet and Chittagong railway stations under the supervision of the officers concerned from 8 am to 4 pm (local time) everyday. But one passenger will not get more than four tickets, they added.
Special security measures have been taken at Kamalapur, Dhaka Airport, Joydevpur, Sylhet and Chittagong railway stations to help the passengers collect tickets unhindered.
The advance tickets for September 14 journey will be sold out on September 7 while the September 15 tickets on September 8, September 16 tickets on September 9, September 17 tickets on September 10, September 18 tickets on September 11, September 19 tickets on September 12 and September 20 tickets on September 13.
Additional compartments would be added to the inter-city trains and the trains will run even on the days of weekly interval seven days before and after the Eid.
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