Bhubaneswar, May 26: East Coast Railway (ECoR) has arranged food packets and water bottles for the passengers, homeless and needy person taking shelter at station areas in view of cyclone with the help of NGOs.
ECoR has arranged dry food packets to the stranded passengers at Bhubaneswar, Bhadrak and Jajpur Keonjhar Road stations, Apart from this, dry food packets were distributed to the stranded passengers and needy persons in the morning and cooked food packets in the noon.
Cooked food arranged and served to waiting passengers and stranded public in coordination with local youth group for 20 people at Jajpur Keonjhar Road station while food for passengers arranged at Bhubaneswar Station in coordination with NGO Marwadi Yuva Manch Bhubaneswar.
ECoR has appealed to the stranded passengers not to panic. “Efforts are being made to ensure that all of them are able to travel to their home states, destinations at the earliest after resumption of train services,” said an official.