Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday, tomorrow, will just about inaugurate Puri-Howrah Vande Bharat Specific, mentioned an official of the South Japanese Railway. Railway minister Ashwini Vaishnaw will attend the occasion at Puri station, from the place the prepare will begin its inaugural run, he added, reported information company PTI. At round 1 pm, the Howrah-Puri-Howrah Vande Bharat Specific will likely be flagged off from Puri by the Prime Minister by means of the digital mode, the SER official mentioned.
The Puri-Howrah Vande Bharat Specific would be the second one which West Bengal is getting after the Howrah-New Jalpaiguri Vande Bharat Specific.
The semi-high pace prepare is prone to be an prompt hit amongst travellers, as Puri being the abode of Lord Jagannath sees inflow of vacationers from Bengal and notably Kolkata and its environment as each a pilgrimage and a seashore resort city, as per journey brokers, reported PTI.
PM Modi can even additionally lay the muse stone of the redevelopment of Puri and Cuttack railway stations in Odisha.
Howrah-Puri-Howrah Vande Bharat Specific: Route, Time Desk
22895/22896 Howrah-Puri-Howrah Vande Bharat Specific will cowl a distance of 5 hundred kilometres in round six and a half hours and the common run will begin from Could 20 for six days per week besides Thursdays, the official instructed the information company.
The prepare will depart Howrah at 6.10 am and attain Puri at 12.35 pm and within the return path, it is going to depart Puri at 1.50 pm and arrive at Howrah at 8.30 pm.
The prepare, with 16 coaches, will cease at Kharagpur, Balasore, Bhadrak, Jajpur Keonjhar Highway, Cuttack, Bhubaneswar and Khurda Highway, the official mentioned