Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Jun 26:
East Coast Railway (ECoR) today cancelled five passenger trains, short terminated two passenger trains and controlled the movement of 29 trains at different railway stations to meet the situation arising out of the dawn-to-dusk Odisha Bandh called by the Congress.
The five passenger trains cancelled today were 58402 Paradeep-Cuttack Passenger, 58421/58422 Angul-Puri-Angul Passenger, 58424/58423 Cuttack-Bhadrak-Cuttack Passenger, 78507/78508 Cuttack -Paradeep-Cuttack Passenger, 58436/58435 Cuttack-Bhadrak-Cuttack Passenger and 58406/58405 Paradeep-Cuttack-Paradeep Passenger.
Besides, 58413 Talcher-Puri Passenger and 78411 Bhubaneswar-Chhatrapur Passenger were short terminated at Khordha Road and Balugaon respectively.
This apart, 31 trains were controlled at different railway stations due to rail roko.
These trains and the railway stations where they were controlled are mentioned below.
-New Delhi-Puri Purusottam Express-Cuttack
-Howrah-Puri Kalinga Utkal Express-Mancheswar
-Howrah-Vasoda Gamma Amaravati Express-Kapilas Road
-Hatia-Puri Tapaswini Express-Kendrapara Road
-LTT-Puri Express Raj Athagarh
-Bangiriposhi-Bhubaneswar Express-Manjuri Road
-Bhubaneswar-Vishakhapatnam Inter City Express-Bhubaneswar
-Bhubaneswar-Secunderabad Prashanti Express-Khordha Road
-Bhubaneswar- Secunderabad Vishakha Express-Khordha Road
-Bhubaneswar-New Delhi Rajdhani Express-Bhubaneswar
-Puri-Kendujhargarh Inter City-Puri
-Puri-Paradeep Inter City-Puri
-Puri-Howrah Shatabdi Express-Puri
-Hyderabad-Howrah East Coast Express-Balugaon
-Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Hirakhand Express-Khallikote
-Bolangir-Bhubaneswar Inter City Express-Bhubaneswar
-Chennai –Haldia Express-Balugaon
– Sambalpur-Puri Inter City-Sambalpur
– Sambalpur-Nanded Express- Sambalpur
-Yesvantpur-Muzaffarpur Express-Khordha Road
-Vishakhapatnam-Amritsar Hirakud Express-Kalupadaghat
The Congress workers had staged rail roko at Bhubaneswar, Angul, Cuttack, Talcher Road, Kendujhargarh, Bhadrak, Manjuri Road, Khordha Road, Brahmapur, Paradeep, Sambalpur, Hirakud, Baitarani Road, Dhenkanal, Meramandali and Chhatrapur railway stations.