Trains continue to get cancelled in Odisha due to protest over CAA in West Bengal

Bhubaneswar: The ongoing agitation in West Bengal protesting against Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in West Bengal continued to affect train services in the State. Major trains originating from Howrah and passing through Odisha have been cancelled. Agitation was seen at different stations in Howrah-Kharagpur Railway Section of South Eastern Railway leading to cancellation of the […]

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Citizenship Act protests: Trains between Howrah-Odisha cancelled

Bhubaneswar: Several trains between Howrah in West Bengal and Odisha, including Coromandel Express, East Coast Express have been cancelled in view of the protests against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act on Saturday, said East Coast Railway (ECoR) in a statement on Saturday. “In view of public agitation at different Railway Stations like Sankrail, Maurigram, Bankra Nayabaj […]

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Woman gives birth to triplets in train

Bhubaneswar: A 29-year-old woman gave birth to triplets (three babies) in a train at Jajpur Keonjhar Road station on Friday morning. Munzila Khatunm, who was seven month pregnant, was travelling from Bangalore to Gauhati in train number 12509 when she gave birth to three premature babies at Jajpur Keonjhar Road station, said an East Coast […]

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Dharmendra seeks two independent trains to Jagdalpur & Jungarh from Bhubaneswar

Bhubaneswar: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas and Steel Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has written a letter to Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal seeking two independent trains between Bhubaneswar-Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar and Bhubaneswar-Jungarh-Bhubaneswar, respectively. Pradhan, in his letter to Goyal on Thursday said,  “I would like to take the privilege of bringing to your kind notice certain long standing […]

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