Bangladesh bus companies selling Eid festival tickets in advance

Bus companies in Bangladesh have started selling advance tickets for travel during the Eid ul-Azha festival, when millions of Bangladeshis head home for the holidays, causing travel chaos across the country.

Dhaka: advance bus tickets for Eid go on sale in Bangladesh.

Dhaka: advance bus tickets for Eid go on sale in Bangladesh. Image by Kuruman / CC BY 2.0

The festival, which commemorates the sacrifice by Abraham, is one of the biggest events in the religious calendar and the advance bus tickets will sold from the Kamalapur, Kallyanpur, Gabtoli, Joarshahara and Mirpur bus depots. Advance train tickets will be available from 15 September. Read more: thedailystar.net

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