Saturday, December 2, 2023

HC bans rooftop train journey

Action against rail officials if passengers travel on train roof News Desk : The Bangladesh Railway authorities were criticized by the High Court on Thursday (July 21, 2022) for poor administration of the railway services, including ticket scalping, and it was noted that no passenger is allowed to ride on the train roof. “If ... Read more

Trains will operate at full capacity from Feb 13

Trains will start carrying passengers at full capacity from February 13, maintaining health safety rules. Bangladesh Railway made the announcement in a notification on Sunday. Selling of tickets will begin from February 9, Shafiqur Rahman, director (traffic) of BR, confirmed the development. BR will sell 50 percent of the tickets through its mobile

Rly starts advance ticket sale today

The Bangladesh Railway is going to start selling advance tickets for Eid-ul-Fitr today. Meanwhile, huge crowd was seen at the Kamalapur railway station in the capital on Saturday. Some bus operators will also start advance tickets sale within the next few days. Saidur Rahman, assistant director (operation) central control of Bangladesh Railway,

Railway plans to expand online ticketing

Bangladesh Railway is going to expand its online ticketing system enabling the passengers to buy tickets from stations connected to the online network for travelling to any destinations. At present five stations are connected online for ticket selling and the authorities are planning to expand online ticketing facility to 61 more railway

Advance train tickets up for sales amid huge crowding

Sales of advance train tickets before Eid-ul-Fitr for various destinations from Dhaka began at the Kamalapur station on Sunday morning amid mismanagement, with people standing in long queues for hours, Bangladesh Railway officials said. People willing to leave Dhaka for outlying destinations at Eid, which is likely to be celebrated on

Railway to offer 25 new services

Says communications boss, opens commuter train services on N’ganj route In an effort to ease traffic hold-ups, Bangladesh Railway yesterday launched two new commuter train services on the Dhaka-Narayanganj route. The services have been introduced to facilitate more people using the route, railway officials said adding, it would also provide over five thousand people a ... Read more