Advance train ticket sale begins


Kamalapur railway station on Wednesday witnessed long queues of holidaymakers as Bangladesh Railway began its sale of advance train tickets to ensure a hassle-free journey ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr.


The station was thronged with holidaymakers, most of them have been waiting sinceTuesday night to buy tickets.


Tickets only for July 2 will be sold on Wednesday while for July 3, 4 and 5 will be distributed on June 24, 25 and 26 respectively.


Return tickets will be distributed on July 4, 5, 7 and 8 for July 8, 9, 10 and 11, and 12 respectively.


A person would be able to buy maximum four tickets.