Bhubaneswar:4/7/19:Reviewing the work on Haridaspur-Paradip new rail line, Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik directed for the commissioning of the line by September 2019. Completion of this project will put Kendrapara on Railway map & fulfil a longstanding aspiration of the people of the district.
CM directed HPRCL & District Magistrate kendrapara to ensure uninterrupted work & asked Energy Department, Government of Odisha & OPTCL_Odisha to complete work for Kendrapara sub-station by September to ensure tuning of electric trains.
Moreover, the Odisha CM has also asked the local MP and MLA to extended all support for completion of the rail route project. Patnaik further directed to complete all necessary primary works for running passenger trains on the route.
The Chief Minister said: “The completion of the railway line would fulfill the long-standing wish of the residents of Kendrapara district. And, this would mark the first railway communication to Kendrapara district.”
Commerce and Transport Minister Padmanav Behera, Kendrapara MP Anubav Mohanty, Mahakalpada MLA Atanu Sabyasachi Nayak, Kendrapara MLA Sashi Bhusan Behera and Chief Secretary Aditya Prasad Padhi, and other senior officers were present in the review meeting.