Railways Minister Mazibul Hoque flagged off the train at the Kamalapur Railway Station Thursday afternoon.
The 665-seat train will make 10 stops on its way to Netrakona.
It will leave for Mohonganj in Netrakona at 2:20pm everyday from Dhaka and reach its destination in about 6 hours.
From Mohonganj, the train will start for Dhaka at 11:30pm. It is expected to reach Dhaka at around 7am the next day.