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BR to transport sacrificial animals ahead of Eid

Published on: 6:36 pm - Tuesday | July 7, 2020


Railways Minister Nurul Islam Sujan has said that Bangladesh Railway (BR) would transport sacrificial animals across the country ahead of Eid-ul-Azha.

He informed that BR will carry sacrificial animals from Norther and western zones to Dhaka and Chattogram.

The Minister came up with the plan  at a press briefing held at Rail Bhaban in the capital on Tuesday.

“The trains will transport the animals at the existing fare. date, route and station will be fixed later considering the demand,” he said.

He also urged the traders to contact through BR control room phone number (01711 691520).

Sujan also informed that the BR has no plan to run special passenger train service for home-goers during Eid.