Puri (PURI): A meeting was held in the Secretariat chamber regarding expansion of Puri railway station under the Chairmanship of Maheswar Mohanty, Minister, Tourism, Culture, P&C, Law today. Divisional Railway Manager Sri Sailendra Singh, Chief Engineer Construction S.K.Nayak, Divisional Engineer P.K.Mohanty have apprised the Minister regarding the expansion planning of Puri railway station to attract and made convenient for the tourist coming to this international sacred place Puri.
Minister Mohanty emphasized on beautification of railway station by plantation and construction of small statue and fountains at the time of expansion. In this expansion more no of platform, public waiting room, railway quarter, roads, etc will be constructed within a budget of 6 crore. This was the demand of the public since long.