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A conductor, on a rare visit to the roof of the Dhaka to Mymensing train, writes out a ticket for Majed Miya (in red). Majed, a carpenter, has travelled this route for two decades, going to Dhaka for work and returning weekly to his family in Mymensing.In Bangladesh many people ride on the roofs of trains as frequently that is the only space available. For others, the fares are too high and can be avoided or reduced by travelling on the roof. However, this practice also leads to regular accidents, many of them fatal..