With Muslim’s largest festival Eid-ul-Fitr knocking at the door, Dhaka dwellers have started leaving Dhaka for their hometowns and villages to celebrate with their kith and kin.
Most of the buses from Gabtoli terminal left timely on Wednesday and holidaymakers were happy without the delay.
However, most of the buses which left Sayedabad and Mohakhali bus terminals had to face severe traffic congestion at some pints of the highways.
There is severe traffic congestion in Chittagong Road, in Munshiganj and Gozaria for which passengers from Sayedabad had to face the suffering, said Rashidul Islam Mamun, counter master of Nabil Paribahan of Gabtoli.
Meanwhile, all the passenger trains from Kamalapur Railway Station in Dhaka maintained their timetables.
Railway Minister Mujibul Haque visited the rail station in the afternoon and told reporters that the Eid journey is going smoothly.