Eid travels on train rooftops

  • Residents of Dhaka are leaving the capital to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha with their loved ones. Many are risking their lives by riding on the roofs of trains due to overcrowded carriages. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    Residents of Dhaka are leaving the capital to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha with their loved ones. Many are risking their lives by riding on the roofs of trains due to overcrowded carriages. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • Eid holidaymakers putting their lives at risk by riding on top of overcrowded train carriages. The photo was taken from the Khilgaon flyover on Saturday. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    Eid holidaymakers putting their lives at risk by riding on top of overcrowded train carriages. The photo was taken from the Khilgaon flyover on Saturday. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • A train departing Kamalapur Railway Station on Saturday with thousands of people on the rooftops of its carriages. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    A train departing Kamalapur Railway Station on Saturday with thousands of people on the rooftops of its carriages. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • Residents of Dhaka are leaving the capital to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha with their loved ones. Many are risking their lives by riding on the roofs of trains due to overcrowded carriages. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    Residents of Dhaka are leaving the capital to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha with their loved ones. Many are risking their lives by riding on the roofs of trains due to overcrowded carriages. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • A train departing Kamalapur Railway Station on Saturday with thousands of people on the rooftops of its carriages. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    A train departing Kamalapur Railway Station on Saturday with thousands of people on the rooftops of its carriages. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

  • Residents of Dhaka are leaving the capital to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha with their loved ones. Many are risking their lives by riding on the roofs of trains due to overcrowded carriages. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

    Residents of Dhaka are leaving the capital to celebrate Eid-ul-Azha with their loved ones. Many are risking their lives by riding on the roofs of trains due to overcrowded carriages. Photo: Mostafigur Rahman

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