Dhaka, June 12 -- Eid holiday-goers have faced delays as some trains departed late on Wednesday, the first day of Eid journey by trains.

The Sylhet-bound Parabat Express, Kishoreganj-bound Egarosindhur Express and the Rangpur Express ran late on Wednesday, reports bdnews24.com.

The Parabat Express, scheduled to leave at 6:30am, had not left the station at 8am.

"The train was scheduled to start at 6:30am. Then the authorities said it would leave at 7:15 am. But that time has also passed. There's no info on when the train will actually depart," said Murad Sarkar, a Dhaka University student set to travel on the train.

The Parabat Express reached platform No. 1 at 8:15am. A train staff member said that the train usually reached the platfo...