Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Oct 21:
East Coast Railway (ECoR) will run five ‘Exam Special’trains between Bhubaneswar and Secunderabad in November for candidates from Odisha going to appear in the Railway Recruitment Cell (RRC) examination in Secunderabad next month.
The move is expected to meet the twin objectives of providing comfortable journey to the aspiring candidates from the state and avoiding rush on regular trains during the period.
As per the schedule, 08403 Bhubaneswar-Secunderabad Special train will leave Bhubaneswar at 10.10 PM every Friday between October 31 and November 28th and arrive at Secunderabad at 9 PM the following days.
In the return direction, 08404 Secunderabad-Bhubaneswar Special will leave Secunderabad at 6 PM on Sundays between November 2 and November 30 and arrive at Bhubaneswar at 4.30 PM the next day during the period.
This train will run with 15 general second class coaches and two guard-cum-luggage vans in its composition with stoppages at Khurda Road, Balugaon, Brahmapur, Palasa, Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, Duvvada, Samalkot, Rajahmundry, Vijayawada & Warangal between Bhubaneswar and Secunderabad, an ECoR release said today.