Bhubaneswar: Minister of Railways, Communications and Electronics & Information Technology Ashwini Vaishnaw in his three-day visit to Odisha will reach Bhubaneswar in the evening of January 5.
During his official visit, the Union Minister will join in the scheduled programmes of Railways at Dasapalla and the Postal programme at Kantilo. Minister Vaishnaw will also join in some of the local programmes at Khandapada on January 6 and at Athagarh, Baramba, and Narasinghpur on January 7.
The Union Minister will inaugurate the Nuagaon-Dasapalla Railway Section of Khurda Road-Balangir Rail Line project and Daspalla Railway Station Building and flag off the extension of four trains up to Dasapalla in the forenoon of January 6.
18423/18424 Bhubaneswar-Nayagarh Town-Bhubaneswar Express, 08429/08430 Bhubaneswar-Nuagaon Road-Bhubaneswar Passenger Special, 08423/08424 Puri-Nuagaon Road-Puri Passenger Special and 08555/08556 Bhadrak-Nayagarh Town-Bhadrak MEMU will be extended to Dasapalla.
Later in the afternoon, Vaishnaw will join in Postal programme at Kantilo on January 6. On January 7, he will attend some local programmes at Athagarh, Baramba and Narasinghpur.