Bhubaneswar: Trains originating from Bhubaneswar, which were suspended owing to cyclone Fani, will resume from Sunday, the East Coast Railways had announced on Saturday.
A tweet from the East Coast Railway (ECoR) read, “Train services will run normally from Bhubaneswar from tomorrow, May 5. This is for originating trains from Bhubaneswar.”
Train services originating from Bhubaneswar to resume from May 5
However, Bhubaneswar-Tirupati Exp, Vishakhapatnam Intercity exp to remain suspended
— Anu Sharma (@awnusharma) May 4, 2019
Prashanti Express, Visakha Express, Rajdhani Express, Konark Express, and Hirakhand express which originate from Bhubaneswar will run from today.
The ECoR also informed that 14 passenger train services will also resume in the state from Sunday. However, only two trains–Bhubaneswar-Tirupati Express and Visakhapatnam Intercity Express will not run normally because of the non-availability of a pairing train.
Notably, the cyclone had made landfall in Odisha on May 3. Prior to that, the Railways had cancelled more than a hundred train for the safety of passengers.