Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Bhubaneswar, Nov 17:
East Coast Railway (ECoR) has decided to allow short distance passengers the facility to travel in sleeper coaches without reservation on Bhubaneswar-Secunderabad Visakha Express and Bhubaneswar-Mumbai (CSTM) Konark Express.
Passengers can now avail this facility in sleeper class coach no S-7 in the Secunderabad bound Visakha Express for journey between Bhubaneswar and Palasa and coach number S-4 and S-5 in the Mumbai bound Konark Express for journey between Bhubaneswar and Brahmapur with immediate effect.
In the return direction, this facility is available in Visakha Express between Palasa and Bhubaneswar during day time with effect from November 21.
In this newly introduced facility, passengers have to book an unreserved sleeper class ticket from booking counters to avail journey in the respective trains.