Ludhiana, May 15 -- Construction work on various railway tracks in the Ferozepur division affected the schedule of some trains, leaving hundreds of passengers fuming at the railway station here on Tuesday.

While the Amritsar Janaseva Express (14617) from Saharsa (Bihar) to Amritsar was late by three hours, a special train, running from Anand Vihar Terminal to Vaishno Devi Katra (04401) was delayed by seven hours.

Not only the delayed trains, but scorching heat also added to their woes. Hassled passengers were frequently seen enquiring about the trains at counters.

Station director Abhinav Singla said, "We have been improving facilities for passengers and a waiting hall is also under construction. Trains were delayed du to renovation of r...