Jan Sadharan special trains between Bhubaneswar-Cuttack


Bhubaneswar: Keeping in view the demands from passengers, the Ministry of Railways has decided to run a Jan Sadharan Special Trains between Bhubaneswar and Cuttack in the afternoon from 1st to 31st March, on trial basis.

08460Bhubaneswar-Cuttack Jan Sadharan Special train will leave Bhubaneswar at1330hrs and will arrive at Cuttack at 1430hrs via Barang & Gopalpur Balikuda, said an East Coast Railways (ECoR) statement.

In the return direction, 08459 Cuttack-Bhubaneswar Jan SadharanSpecial train via Nergundi-Gurudijhatia-Radhakishorepur-Naraj Marthapur will leave Cuttack at 1440hrs and will arrive at Bhubaneswar at 1720hrs.

This train between Bhubaneswar and Cuttack will halt at Vani Vihar, Mancheswar, Patia, Bhubaneswar New, Barang, Gopalpur Balikuda and Kathajodi Passenger Halt.

In the return direction, this will provide stoppages at Kendrapara Road, Manguli Choudwar, Nergundi, Salagaon, Charbatia, Badapadagaon, Gurudijhatia, Machhapur, Radhakishorepur, Ghantikhal Nidhipur, Sarpeshwar, Naraj Marthapur, Barang, Bhubaneswar New, Patia, Mancheswar and Vani Vihar.

A MEMU Train will be provided to run this Special train between Bhubaneswar and Cuttack and this train will facilitate passengers of Twin City areas for their movements so that, passengers from Choudwar, Athgarh, Badamba, Narasinghpur and some parts of Dhenkanal areas will get benefit to access their journey with the cities.

ECoR has planned this as an additional mode of transportation which will ease the transport congestion problem.