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.
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.
Biswal claimed that it was decided to complete acquisition of remaining 663 acre of private land.
The earthen cups can be easily recycled as the clay used in making them have a recyclability rate of 95 per cent.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
ECoR loaded 200.85 million tonne freight in 2019-2020, which was an increase of 4.73 per cent over the previous financial year.
The Ministry of Railways has decided to run special trains during the festive season between October 20 and December 2.
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.
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.
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.