Bhubaneswar: The long-awaited Nayagarh Town-Mahipur Railway Section of Khurda Road Balangir Rail Line project will be dedicated on December 26.
Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan will dedicate the Nayagarh Town-Mahipur Railway Section.
He will also flag off the extension of Khurda Road-Nayagarh Town-Khurda Road Passenger up to Mahipur Railway Station from Nayagarh Town Railway Station.
Apart from this, the Union Minister will flag off Bhubaneswar-New Delhi Rajdhani Express with branding by NALCO showcasing heritage and culture of Odisha and launch unreserved tickets in Odia script from Bhubaneswar Railway Station on Thursday morning.
Dignitaries to be present at Bhubaneswar Railway Station include Odisha Transports Minister Padmanabha Behera, Science and Technology Minister Ashok Chandra Panda, MPs Aparajita Sarangi and Raghunath Mohapatra and MLAs Ananta Narayan Jena and Susant Kumar Rout.
Dignitaries to be present at Nayagarh Town Railway Station are Agriculture Minister Arun Kumar Sahoo, MPs Pinaki Mishra, and Achyuta Samanta and MLA Ramesh Chandra Behera.