17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People

INNOVATIVE WAY OF BOARDING TRAINS - The BISHWA IJTEMA, meaning Global Congregation is an annual gathering & prayer rituals of Muslims in Tongi, by the banks of the River Turag, in the outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh. After this prayer, it is the time to retreat, everyone begins to return to their respective homes, then the problem starts, Railways starts operation to carry the people to their homes, but the total capacity to transport the millions is insufficient. The trains in Bangladesh till date are not operated with electric engines, only diesel engines are used, people easily gets on top of the coaches and rides free.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: DHAKA, Bangladesh
Camera: Canon EOS 77D
Copyright: © Deba prasad Roy