Published : Odisha Sun Times/
Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik shot off a letter to Union Minister of Railways Shri Piyush Goyal urging him to introduce passenger trains on Khurda-Bolangir new railway line that has now been connected upto Nayagarh Town. In the letter, Shri Patnaik said all works for the 16-km Bolangir-Bhainsapalli section of the Khurda-Bolangir railway line has been completed. The mandatory inspection of Commissioner Railway Safety was also completed in October, 2018. However, the railways have not introduced any passenger services for the section. “I request you to introduce passenger trains in this section without any further delay, so that the genuine aspirations of the people of western Odisha can be met,’CM Shri Patnaik stated in the letter.