Sambalpur: The new double track rail line installed in Sambalpur will be tested on March 16 and 17. The Rail Safety Commissioner for Sambalpur zone, Sudarshan Naik will conduct the speed trial.
The first speed trial of the new double track will be carried out from Titilagarh to Kantabanji station on March 16 and from Handapa to Sargipalli on March 17.
The speed trial on March 16 will be conducted from 7 am to 4 pm from Titilagarh to Kantabanji station while on March 17, the trial in the same time will be conducted between Hirakud to Godabhaga station and from 7 am to 6 pm between Handapa to Sargipalli.
The Railway authorities have requested the public to not cross the new rail lines during these hours of speed trial for safety.