The bad effect of going "mudik" is that road accidents often occur on their way to their villages or on their way to go back to the towns where they work. It seems that the risk of having road accidentsdoes not prevent them from going back to their home towns. It is understood that their desire to see their parents and relatives is stronger and besides, the permission to go back home is only given only in this Idul Fitri Celebration.
- They have the opportunity to visit their old friends.
- Visiting neighbors and relatives in the villages seems like an integral part of Idul Fitri Celebration.
- Idul Fitri Prayer is a lot better to be performed in their home town, where they usually meet one another at the mosques or fields to be used as praying location.