ECoR To Run Two Special Trains For Army Aspirants
Bhubaneswar: In view of heavy rush in trains for recruitment drive of 120 Infantry Battalion, the East Coast Railway (ECoR) has decided to run two special trains today.
Railway officials said that the first train will leave Bhubaneswar at 2000hrs (08.00 p.m) towards Koraput via Brahmapur-Vizianagaran & Rayagada and will cover maximum candidates from Southern Odisha and Kalahandi.
Similarly the second will leave from Puri at 2300hrs towards Sambalpur via Bhubaneswar & Dhenkanal. It will cover candidates from Dhenkanal, Angul, Boudh, Sambalpur, Bargarh, Balangir and Jharsuguda areas.
Khurda Road-Kharagpur Passenger from Khurda Road today will leave at 1930hrs instead of 1645hrs to adjust the candidates moving towards Jajpur / Bhadrak / Baleswar / Baripada directions.
“All these trains will have general coaches. Aspirants can take tickets from general booking counters and can also book tickets on their mobiles,” said an official.