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: