Bhubaneswar: Seven pairs of trains have been cancelled from August 2 to 8 due to poor patronisation during the COVID pandemic.
Another three pairs of trains will remain cancelled on weekends and Puri-Angul special has been partially cancelled.
The trains cancelled from August 2-8 are:
08432/08431 Puri-Cuttack-Puri Special
08493/08494 Bhubaneswar-Balangir-Bhubaneswar Special
08456/08455 Bhubaneswar-Kendujhargarh-Bhubaneswar Special
08412/08411 Bhubaneswar-Bhadrak-Bhubaneswar Special
08438/08437 Cuttack-Bhadrak-Cuttack Special
08461/08462 Cuttack-Paradeep-Cuttack Special
08454/08453 Cuttack-Bhadrak-Cuttack Special
Trains cancelled on August 7 & 8 (Weekend)
08428/08427 Puri-Angul-Puri Special
08433/08434 Bhubanewar-Palasa-Bhubaneswar Special
02892/02891 Bhubaneswar-Bangiriposi-Bhubaneswar Special
08428/08427 Puri-Angul-Puri Special from both the directions from August 2-8t will remain cancelled between Talcher and Angul and will run between Talcher and Puri.
On the other hand, in view of the preventive measures for COVID-19, it has been decided to open Passenger Reservation System (PRS) Counters till 8 pm only till the lockdown is in force.