Advance train ticket from May 22


Bangladesh Railway will start selling advance train tickets on May 22 on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious festival of the Muslims. Secretary of Ministry of Railway Md Mofazzal Hossain disclosed the information to Bangladesh Post on Sunday. He said, pre-Eid ticket sale will start on May 22 and will continue till May 26. Besides special arrangement has taken to sale eid ticket in the capital’s five spot besides Kamlapur and Airport Railway stations.

The advance train tickets for upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr for travelling from Dhaka will be available at five spots in the capital, he said. According to him, besides, Kamalapur Railway Station and Airport Railway Station, the three other spots are Tejgaon, Banani and Fulbaria. On the other hand, BR is also going to introduce non stop train service from capital city to Panchagarh soon. It is scheduled that the new train service will inaugurate on May 26. To this regard the secretary said, name of the new train service is yet to be finalized, the train will directly reach to Parbatipur of Dinajpur than after holding journey break into three stations finally it will reach Panchagarh.