A young passenger is squeezed into an economy carriage at the Jakarta train station as her family returns to their home provinces to celebrate Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of Ramadan. Photo: AFP

The fast ends and the rush begins after Ramadan for Malaysians and Indonesians

The end of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan brings a great migration – known as mudik in Indonesia, balik kampung in Malaysia – when millions brave crowded trains and killer traffic to visit a single destination: home

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A young passenger is squeezed into an economy carriage at the Jakarta train station as her family returns to their home provinces to celebrate Eid al-Fitr, marking the end of Ramadan. Photo: AFP
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