Union Ministers Dharmendra Pradhan and Ashwini Vaishnaw inaugurated New Station building of Khurda Road station and flagged off Bhubaneswar-New Delhi Duronto Express from Khurda Road station, on Thursday evening.
Apart from this, both the ministers inaugurated new building of Patia PH and Vani Vihar PH through virtually from Khurda Road station in presence of MLAs Suresh Kumar Routray and Susanta Kumar Rout.
Earlier on Thursday afternoon, Vaishnaw inspected Khurda Road-Balangir Project and opened Mahipur-Naugaon Road Railway Section at Nuagaon Road station.
He also flagged off of the extension of 08429/08430 Bhubaneswar-Mahipur-Bhubaneswar passenger special up to Nuagaon Road Station in presence of MLA Ramesh Chandra Behera.
Vaishnaw also announced stoppage of Sewa Express at Bolagarh PH. He inspected Khurda Road-Puri railway section and inaugurated various passenger amenities for Rath Yatra on Friday.