Bhubaneswar-Rajdhani Express to be branded with Odisha’s Art & Culture Union Minister Shri Dharmendra Pradhan to flag off
Bhubaneswar, 04.10.2019 : Rajdhani Express starts from Bhubaneswar and reaches New Delhi covering diferent states. With a view to transform this Express Train into the Express of Odisha’s Art & Culture, recently, an agreement was signed between East-Coast Railway and Navratna NALCO. The Railway Ministry had approved this project with the efforts of Union Minister Shri Dharmendra Pradhan. As per the agreement, the outer side of the boggies of the Rajdhani Express shall showcase Odisha’s Pattachitra, tourist places of Odisha and popular classical and folk dances of the State.
Work for transforming the New Delhi-Bhubaneswar Rajdhani Express into the Express of Odisha’s Art & Culture has commenced and it is expected to be completed by the middle of October 2019. This newly branded Rajdhani Express shall be flagged off by Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister of Petroleum, Natural Gas & Steel and Shri Prahallad Joshi, Union Minister of Mines, Coal & Parliamentary Affairs from New Delhi Railway Station.