Keeping in view the aspirations and demands of daily commuters, East Coast Railway has decided to replace the toilet less coaches from Visakhapatnam-Palasa-Brahmapur-Bhubaneswar-Cuttack-Paradeep-Visakhapatnam DMU Passenger trains and will provide General Second Class coaches from 1stNovember, 2017.
It has also been decided to renumber and revise the timings of the above trains to avoid operational problems.
Train number 78532 & 78534 Visakhapatnam-Vizianagaram-Palasa passenger will be renumbered as 58532 Visakhapatnam-Palasa passenger and train number 78533 & 78531 Palasa-Vizianagaram-Visakhapatnam passenger will be renumbered as 58531 Palasa-Visakhapatnam passenger.
Train number 78506/78504/78502 Palasa-Brahmapur-Bhubaneswar-Cuttack passenger will be re-numbered as 58534 Palasa-Cuttack passenger and train number 78501/78503/78505 Cuttack-Bhubaneswar-Brahmapur-Palasa passenger will be renumbered as 58533 Cuttack-Palasa passenger.
Similarly, 78507 Cuttack-Paradeep passenger will be renumbered as 58535 and 78508 Paradeep-Cuttack passenger will be renumbered as 58536 Paradeep-Cuttack passenger.
The timings for the above trains have been revised in most of the Stations. Passengers are advised to plan their journey accordingly, after notification of new Time Table.