Monday, February 26, 2024

Train ticket scalpers active ahead of Eid

Hundreds of people have been desperately trying to buy a train ticket standing in long queues for hours when some are comfortably wangling it from black marketeers. Despite different measures taken by the authorities to stop irregularities, black marketeers are still active at Kamalapur railway station. They are offering home-bound people tickets at a rate ... Read more

People swarm Kamalapur for train tickets

Many people, who failed to buy advance train tickets the previous day, swarmed the Kamalapur railway station in the capital on Monday to manage tickets for their journey before and after the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr. Many of them, however, blamed mismanagement for their sufferings standing in long queues for hours. The Bangladesh Railway started selling advance ... Read more

Many return empty-handed as most train tickets sell out

Most of the advance train tickets sold out on Sunday at the Kamalapur railway station in the capital within four hours the authorities started selling the tickets for journey before and after the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr. Many passengers did not get tickets for destinations like Chittagong and Dinajpur and many of them blamed poor management for ... Read more

New system, old result

Train Ticket Crisis in Ctg New system, old result Scalping of train tickets at Chittagong Railway Station is not being curbed despite the railway authorities’ preventive measures. The authorities reduced the lead time for buying advance tickets from 10 days to 3 days since February 17 in an attempt to make saleable tickets available at ... Read more

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