Minister introduces various passenger initiatives


The Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu has inaugurated various Passenger Initiatives on 13th of this month at a special event held.


The list of inaugurated passenger initiatives is given below –


  1. Lift on Platform No. 4/5 at Bhopal Station
  2. Foundation Stone of Mechanised Laundry at Bhubaneswar
  3. WiFi at Sambalpur Station
  4. WiFi at Vizianagaram Station
  5. 22163/64 Bhopal- Khajuraho Mahamana Intercity Express (Daily)
  6. 22833/34 Bhubaneswar- Krishnarajapuram Humsafar Express  (Weekly)


The Minister for Civil Aviation Shri Ashok Gajapathi Raju; Minister for Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, Ms Uma Bharti; Minister of Tribal Affairs, Shri Jual Oram; Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas (I/C), Shri Dharmendra Pradhan; Minister of State for Railways Shri Rajen Gohain; MP, Lok Sabha, Shri Nagendra Kumar Pradhan were specially present to grace the occasion. Member Traffic, Mohd Jamshed & other Railway Board Members and senior officials was also present on the occasion.


Speaking on the occasion, the Minister said, Indian Railways is contributing towards PM’s Narendra Modi’s vision of bringing change in the lives of common people. Providing Better Passenger amenities is one of the focus areas of Indian Railways. Mechanized Laundry inaugurated adds more towards the travel experience of passengers. The New Mahamana Express, New Humsafar Express will bring more convenience to the passengers of Madhya Pradesh and Odisha respectively. In Madhya Pradesh, Odisha, Andhra Pradesh investments related to Railway projects have been increased substantially.