Image of Asia: Taking the train home before Eid al-Fitr

Image of Asia: Taking the train home before Eid al-Fitr

In this photo by A.M. Ahad, Bangladeshi Muslims try to climb onto the roof of an overcrowded train as they head to their homes ahead of the Eid al-Fitr holiday at a railway station in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Hundreds of thousands of people working in the country's capital plan to leave for their hometowns to celebrate the holiday with their families. The markets & malls in the capital are busy with vendors selling traditional foods & delicacies & customers buying new outfits for the celebrations.

Source: “Associated Press”

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