● Hon’ble Railway Minister on his recent visit to Odisha declared to restore some trains which were cancelled during Lockdown.
● 100% compliance of Linen Service in ECoR Trains.
During the recent visit to Odisha, Hon’ble Railway Minister Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw Ji decided to restore four pairs of Trains in East Coast Railway jurisdiction.
Keeping in view the above, East Coast Railway has restored six pairs of Trains in East Coast Railway jurisdiction. These trains are… Puri-Sai Nagar Shirdi-Puri Express, Puri-Paradeep-Puri Express, Cuttack-Bhadrak-Cuttack MEMU Special, Visakhapatnam-Koraput-Visakhapatnam Intercity, Visakhapatnam-Brahmapur-Visakhapatnam Express, Palasa-Cuttack-Palasa Passenger Special and Puri-Talcher-Puri MEMU Special.
18414/18413 Puri-Paradeep-Puri Express will resume its service w.e.f. 27th June, 2022. This train from Puri will leave at 0615hrs and from Paradeep at 1800hrs.
08438/08437 Cuttack-Bhadrak-Cuttack Special will resume w.e.f. 27th June, 2022. This train from Cuttack will leave at 1155hrs and from Bhadrak at 1530hrs.
18512/18511 Visakhapatnam-Koraput-Visakhapatnam Inter City Express from Visakhapatnam will leave at 1350hrs on every Monday & Friday w.e.f. 1st July, 2022. This train from Koraput will leave at 0525hrs on every Tuesday & Saturdays w.e.f. 2nd July, 2022.
18526/18525 Visakhapatnam-Brahmapur-Visakhapatnam Express from Visakhapatnam will leave at 1500hrs daily w.e.f. 14th July, 2022. This train from Brahmapur will leave at 0945hrs w.e.f. 15th July, 2022.
08534/08533 Palasa-Cuttack-Palasa Passenger Special from Palasa will leave at 0415hrs w.e.f. 15th July, 2022. This train from Cuttack will leave at 1615hrs w.e.f. 16th July, 2022.
08414/08413 Puri-Talcher-Puri Special from Puri will leave at 1700hrs w.e.f. 12th July, 2022. This train from Talcher will leave at 0545hrs w.e.f. 13th July, 2022.
20857/20858 Puri-Sai Nagar Shirdi-Puri Express will leave Puri at 2305hrs on every Friday w.e.f. 15th July, 2022. This train from Sai Nagar Shirdi will leave at 1410hrs on every Sunday w.e.f. 17th July, 2022.
East Coast Railway has now achieved 100% compliance of Linen Service on its originating Trains. This facility in all the 63 Trains originating from East Coast Railway jurisdiction has been resumed. Linen services in Trains were withdrawn to break the Chain of Covid19 Infection.