Bangladesh Railway will start selling advance tickets from August 8 ahead of the Eid-ul-Azha.
Ticket sale will continue till August 12, according to rail ministry sources. Advance tickets for travelling on August 17, 18, 19, 20 and 21 will be sold on August 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12 respectively, the sources said.
For the upcoming Eid-ul-Azha this year, nine pair of special trains will be in service.
The tickets will be sold from Dhaka and Chittagong railway stations.