Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan to dedicate Nayagarh Town-Mahipur rail line
Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel Minister will inaugurate the Nayagarh Town -Mahipur section of the Khurda Road-Balangir new line on December 26,2019.
The minister will flag off the extension of the Khurda Road-Nayagarh Town-Khurda Road Passenger up to Mahipur Railway Station from Nayagarh Town Railway Station.
He will also flag off the Bhubaneswar-New Delhi Rajdhani Express with branding by NALCO showcasing Heritage and Culture of Odisha from Bhubaneswar Railway Station.
Besides, he will launch unreserved Tickets in Odia Script in addition to English and Hindi at Bhubaneswar Railway Station
Utkal express re-routed
In view of safety related modernisation work in Chakradharpur Railway Division of South Eastern Railway, train number 18477 Puri-Haridwar Kalinga Utkal Express from Puri on December 26, 2019 will be re-routed via Cuttack-Angul-Jharsuguda Road bypassing Bhadrak-Kharagpur route.