East Coast Railway

East Coast Railway tops in freight loading in 2020-21

The zone also broke the previous record of highest freight loading of 202.56 million tonne achieved by erstwhile undivided South Eastern Railway in 2002-03.

published on : 2nd April 2021

East Coast Railway to run two MEMU trains

The ECoR has decided to run MEMU trains from Keonjhar to Bhubaneswar and Angul to Puri besides extending services of Visakhapatnam-Jagdalpur Special train to Kirandul.

published on : 24th March 2021

Hope rises on early completion of  Talcher-Bimlagarh rly project

Biswal claimed that it was decided to complete acquisition of remaining 663 acre of private land.

published on : 15th March 2021

Eco-friendly cups for East Coast Railway, thanks to ORMAS

The earthen cups can be easily recycled as the clay used in making them have a recyclability rate of 95 per cent.

published on : 8th March 2021

East Coast Railway plans measures to reduce deaths on tracks

Several deaths are being reported and many are getting injured after falling down from running trains and dashing with trains besides suicides and run over cases.

published on : 14th February 2021

Corruption slur on East Coast Railway official

The sleuths had received information that Rath had amassed movable and immovable assets by illegal means during his check period between April 1, 2006 and November 30, 2020.

published on : 4th February 2021

East Coast Railway becomes first zone to adopt EOTT system in Indian Railways

The field trial for Indian Railways was conducted between Talcher and Paradip section recently when a freight train successfully reached destination with EOTT system in place.

published on : 16th December 2020

Khurda Road division e-auctions railway scrap worth Rs 20.43 crore

Railway sources said the division had sold scrap materials worth Rs 16.73 crore through e-auction during April-October period. The scrap sold in a month is a record for the division. 

published on : 30th November 2020

Ambitious multimodal hub project for Bhubaneswar to be delayed

The state government is yet to approve the expenditure of Rs 840 crore for the world class terminal which is one of the key projects under the Smart City programme in Bhubaneswar.

published on : 19th November 2020

ECoR to get railway shield for third time 

ECoR loaded 200.85 million tonne freight in 2019-2020, which was an increase of 4.73 per cent over the previous financial year.

published on : 16th November 2020

Special trains announced in Odisha for festive season

The Ministry of Railways has decided to run special trains during the festive season between October 20 and December 2. 

published on : 20th October 2020

Odisha: Task force to settle disputes on railway land

ECoR general manager has advised officials to form a land record task force to settle disputes regarding ownership of land in possession of the railway.

published on : 18th October 2020

East Coast Railway contributes major share in freight milestone

In order to achieve the target, the ECoR had utilised 8,114 wagons per day last month as compared to 7,351 wagons used per day during the same period last month.

published on : 3rd October 2020

Bimlagarh-Talcher railway line project hits land hurdle

As of now, only 17.62 km from Talcher to Sunakhani has been completed while the next stretch of 16.3 km is targeted to be finished by March, 2022. 

published on : 4th September 2020
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