People returning to Dhaka by passenger ferries at Sadarghat River Station after the Eid holidays. Eid is the major festival in Bangladesh when everyone in Dhaka returns to their home districts to celebrate the festival with their family, friends, and relatives.
Side view of a passenger ferry waiting on the jetty at Sadarghat River Station in Old Dhaka, which is the main river port of Dhaka city. About one hundred passenger ferries leave from this station every day to different parts of the southern region in Bangladesh, making it one of the largest river ports in Asia in the context of carrying the number of passengers.
Female passengers carrying their luggage at Sadarghat River Station in Bangladesh, to board an overnight ferry to Barisal. About one hundred passenger ferries leaves from this station to different area of Barisal region every day. People prefer traveling on these ferries over buses because they can sleep overnight and arrive at home in the morning comfortably.