RAILWAY MINISTER TO FLAG OFF GOPINATHPUR NILGIRI-BALASORE NEW MEMU TRAIN SERVICE, DEDICATE TO THE NATION BALASORE-GOPINATHPUR NILGIRI PASSENGER LINE, LAY FOUNDATION STONE FOR SUBWAY AT BETNOTI AND INAUGURATE PRS BOOKING COUNTER AT BETNOTI ON 13.01.2024
RAILWAY MINISTER TO FLAG OFF GOPINATHPUR NILGIRI-BALASORE NEW MEMU TRAIN SERVICE, DEDICATE TO THE NATION BALASORE-GOPINATHPUR NILGIRI PASSENGER LINE, LAY FOUNDATION STONE FOR SUBWAY AT BETNOTI AND INAUGURATE PRS BOOKING COUNTER AT BETNOTI on 13.01.2024
Kolkata, 11th January, 2024:
Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw, Hon’ble Minister of Railways willflag off Gopinathpur Nilgiri-Balasore new MEMU train service, dedicate to the nation Balasore-Gopinathpur Nilgiri passenger line, lay foundation stone for subway at Betnoti and inaugurate PRS booking counter at Betnoti on 13.01.2024.
BALASORE-GOPINATHPUR NILGIRI MEMU SERVICE
With the inauguration of new passenger line between Gopinathpur Nilgiri and Balasore, the people of this area will be able to avail passenger train services for the very first time. Three pairs of MEMU trains will run over this route daily. The students, professionals, small vendors, daily commuters as well as the local people will be immensely benefitted with this new rail connectivity. The passengers can avail the MEMU train services in morning, afternoon and evening hours as per their convenience. These train services will also promote tourism and local trade.
Inauguration of PRS Booking Counter at Betnoti Station
The newly opened PRS Counter will be beneficial for the passengers of this area for booking of reserved tickets. They can save time and book tickets for any destination in the country. Passengers will also be able to check availability and current status of tickets at the counter.
Foundation Stone Laying for Subway at Betnoti Station
As a part of providing more passenger amenities, a Subway will be constructed at Betnoti Station. It will ensure smooth entry and exit of passengers to the station and will help them to change the platforms safely. The local residents will also be able to commute through the subway without crossing the railway track.
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