Bhubaneswar: Train services have been affected across Odisha due to the nationwide strike (Bharat Bandh) today. In view of public agitation at various places over East Coast Railway (ECoR) jurisdiction, particularly in Khurda Road Division, many long distance trains were detained and controlled enroute at different Stations.
Train movements in Sambalpur and Waltair Railway Division were normal. However, some trains were controlled in Waltair Division due to control of trains enroute in Khurda Road Division. Situation was normal at different Stations including at Bhubaneswar Station. At some Stations, trains were running after persuading agitators.
AGITATION STARTED AT DIFFERENT STATIONS:
- Talcher – 0600hrs (Called off at 1100hrs)
- Bhubaneswar – 0630hrs (Called off at 0930hrs)
- Bhadrak – 0615hrs (Called off at 0920hrs)
- Kendujhargarh – 0625hrs (Called off at 0840hrs)
- Brahmapur – 0700hrs (Called off at 0820hrs)
- Puri – 0720hrs (Called off at 0940hrs)
- Cuttack – 0800hrs (Called off at 0920hrs)
- Rajsunakhala – 0708hrs (Called off at 0935hrs)
- Kenduapada – 1008hrs (Called off at 1040hrs)
TRAINS DETAINED/CONTROLLED ENROUTE ARE:
- 68407 Bhadrak-Brahmapur passenger at Bhadrak from 0630hrs to 0646hrs.
- 58425 Kendujhargarh-Bhubaneswar passenger at Kendujhargarh from 0630hrs to 0840hrs.
- 12893 Bhubaneswar-Balangir Intercity at Bhubaneswar from 0630hrs and left at 0715hrs.
- 12863 Howrah-Yesvantpur Express at Brahmapur from 0600hrs to 0830hrs.
- 68434 Ichhapur-Cuttack MEMU at Brahmapur from 0705hrs to 0835hrs.
- 58132 Puri-Rourkela passenger at Bhubaneswar from 0640hrs to 0832hrs.
- 18424 Nayagarh Town-Bhubaneswar Seva Express at Rajsunakhala from 0705hrs to 0935hrs.
- 12842 Chennai-Howrah Coromandal Express at Bhubaneswar from 0730hrs to 0822hrs.
- 12844 Ahamadabad-Puri Express at Balugaon from 0725hrs to 0750hrs.
- 18448 Jagadalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express at Balugaon from 0800hrs to 0840hrs.
- 18646 Hyderabad-Howrah East Coast Express at Nirakarpur from 0789hrs to 0830hrs.
- 12246 Yesvantpur-Howrah Duronto Express controlled at Ichhapuram from and now left Chhatrapur at 0907hrs.
- 12704 Secunderabad-Howrah Falaknuma Express at Sompeta from 0655hrs to 0820hrs.
- 68420 Palasa-Bhubaneswar MEMU at Mandasa Road from 0721 to 0834hrs.
- 12846 Bangalore Cant.-Bhubaneswar Express at Palasa from 0736hrs to 0846hrs.
- 58417 Puri-Gunupur Passenger at Puri from 0735 to 0845hrs.
- 68416 Puri – Cuttack Passenger at Puri from 0800hrs to 0945hrs.
TRAINS CONTROLLED IN WALTAIR DIVISION.
- 12503 Bangalore Cant-Agartala Humsafar Express at Nawapara.
- 17480 Tirupati-Puri Express at Srikakulam Road.
- 22604 Villupuram-Kharagpur Express at Chipurupalle.
- 17016 Secunderabad-Bhubaneswar Visakha Express at Vizianagaram
- 18048 Vascodagama-Howrah Amaravati Express at Vizianagaram
MORNING TRAINS TOWARDS PURI ARRIVED IN TIME.
18409 Howrah-Puri Sri Jaganath Express, 12881 Howrah-Puri Garib Rath Express, 12837 Howrah-Puri Express, 18451 Hatia-Puri Tapaswini Express, 18478 Haridwar-Puri Kalinga Utkal Express, 12802 New Delhi-Puri Purusottam Express.
LOCAL PASSENGER TRAINS CANCELLED ON 08.01.2020 (WEDNESDAY)
- 68438/68437 Cuttack-Bhadrak-Cuttack Passenger from both the directions.
- 68411/68412 Bhubaneswar-Brahmapur-Bhubaneswar Passenger from both the directions.
- 58406/58405 Pardip-Cuttack-Paradip Passenger from both the directions.