Bhubaneswar: East Coast Railway decided to implement MEMU service between Puri and Angul replacing 58421/58422 Angul-Puri-Angul passenger from tomorrow.
After implementation of MEMU service between Puri and Angul, Train number to be changed to 68421/68422 Angul-Puri-Angul MEMU instead of 58421/58422 Angul-Puri-Angul passenger.
This is completely new rake made by Rail Coach Factory, Kapurthala.
68421/68422 Angul-Puri-Angul MEMU will run daily except on Monday from Puri and on Tuesday from Angul.
58422 Puri-Angul passenger will leave Puri on Monday and 58421 Angul-Puri Passenger will leave on Tuesday only.
68421/68422 Angul-Puri-Angul MEMU will run as per the timings of 58421/58422 Angul-Puri-Angul passenger.
This is the second MEMU Train to run in this region.
Apart from This, 78103/78104 Rourkela-Sambalpur-Rourkela DEMU passenger has also been replaced with MEMU Train w.e.f. 9th July, 2018.
Rourkela-Sambalpur-Rourkela MEMU will run with train number 68027/68028 Rourkela-Sambalpur-Rourkela MEMU.
58135/58136 & 58137/58138 Jharsuguda-Sambalpur-Jharsuguda Passengers will be replaced with MEMU Train with revised number 68033/68034 & 68031/68032 Jharsuguda-Sambalpur-Jharsuguda MEMU.
58133/58134 Rourkela-Jharsuguda-Rourkela passenger will replace by 68029/68030 Rourkela-Jharsuguda-Rourkela MEMU.
68027/68028 Rourkela-Sambalpur-Rourkela MEMU will run with revised timings between Rourkela & Sambalpur from both the directions.
68027 Rourkela-Sambalpur MEMU will leave Rourkela at 0720hrs will arrive at Sambalpur at 1045hrs.
In the return direction, 68028 Sambalpur-Rourkela MEMU will leave Sambalpur at 1110hrs and will arrive at Rourkela at 1445hrs.