ECoR to run 186 special trains during Ratha Yatra

ରଥଯାତ୍ରା ପାଇଁ ପୁରୀକୁ ଗଡ଼ିବ ୧୮୬ଟି ସ୍ୱତନ୍ତ୍ର ଟ୍ରେନ୍; ଟିକେଟ ପାଇଁ ଖୋଲାଯିବ ଅତିରିକ୍ତ ୩୬ଟି କାଉଣ୍ଟର


Bhubaneswar: To avoid heavy rush of passengers during Rath Yatra festival at Puri starting from June 25, the East Coast Railway (ECoR) has decided to run 186 special trains to Puri.

In a Press Conference General Manger of East Coast Railway Umesh Singh informed.

Apart from it deployment of 1200 police force, 60 CCTV cameras and two drones will be installed at Puri Railway Station, he added.

The ECoR will also open five additional enquiry counters, 36 additional ticket counters, ‘May I Help You’ booths and additional ticket checking staff at Puri railway station to tackle the heavy rush of passengers.