Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu, Hon’ble Minister of Railways, Govt. of India will flag off of the extension of Rourkela-Jammu Tawi-Rourkela Express up to Sambalpur, inaugurate the free Wi-Fi Services at Palasa Station on 12THAugust 2017 through, video conferencing from Rail Bhawan, New Delhi.
Distinguished Guests, Hon’ble Member of Parliaments, Shri Nagendra Kumar Pradhan, Prabhas Kumar Singh, Dillip Kumar Tirkey and Hon’ble MLAs Shri Raseswari Panigrahi, Naba Kishore Das, Dilip Kumar Ray, Ramesh Patua, Mangala Kisan, George Tirkey and Rabinarayan Naik will be present at Sambalpur Station.
Distinguished Guests Hon’ble MP Shri Rammohan Naidu Kinjarapu and Hon’ble MLA Shri Gouthu Syam Sunder Sivaji will be present at Palasa Station for inauguration of free Wi-Fi Services.
On the inaugural run, the train will run as a special train from Sambalpur Station towards Jammu Tawi at about 1100hrs (11.00A.M). However, the regular service in the extended portion will be commenced from 13thAugust, 2017.
18109 Sambalpur-Jammu Tawi Link Express will leave Sambalpur at 0745hrs everyday and will reach at Jammu Tawi at 1410hrs on the next 2ndday. In the return direction, this train will leave Jammu Tawi at 1425hrs everyday and will reach Sambalpur at 1745hrs on third day. On the extended portion, this train will provide stoppage at Jharsuguda, Bamra and Rajgangpur between Sambalpur & Rourkela. The timings and stoppages for this train between Rourkela & Jammu Tawi will remain unchanged.