Date Of Post : 10 Feb, 2018
New Delhi: Union Ministers Dharmendra Pradhan & Manoj Sinha flagged off Bhubaneswar-New Delhi Rajdhani Express via video conferencing. The ministers flagged off the inaugural run at 6.45 am from Railway Board at New Delhi.
- The new route will benefit the people of western Odisha and will bring ease of connectivity for them,” after the event, Pradhan said.
- The train will run once a week via Sambalpur from Saturday.
- It will depart from Bhubaneswar at 7.10 am every Saturday.
- The train will reach New Delhi at 10.40 am the next day.
The train route includes the following stoppages between Bhubaneswar & New Delhi from both the directions:
- Sambalpur City
- NSC Gomoh
- Kanpur Central