Bhubaneswar: Railways Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu today flagged off Bhubaneswar-Krishnarajpuram-Bhubaneswar Humsafar Express through videoconferencing from the Railway Board.
Besides, Prabhu also laid foundation stone for Mechanized Laundry under BOOT Model at Bhubaneswar Station and inaugurated free Wi-Fi service at Sambalpur and Vizianagarm railway stations.
However, the regular service for the train would commence from Bhubaneswar from July 17 and from Krishnarajpuram on July 18. The fully air-conditioned train would be very comfortable with extra fire safety mechanisms and detection systems. All coaches are having bio-toilets, CCTV cameras and odour control mechanisms.
The 22833 Humsafar Express would leave Bhubaneswar at 12 noon on every Monday and reach Krishnarajpuram at 1 pm the next day. In the return direction, the 22834 Humsafar Express would leave Krishnarajpuram at 4.05 pm on every Tuesday and arrive at Bhubaneswar at 5.45 pm the following day.