East Coast Railway under the aegis of Ministry of Railways has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Government of Odisha to jointly redevelop Bhubaneswar station as Multi-Model Transport Hub. The project is expected to be completed in three years and will comprise creation of new terminal building for Railway Station, City Bus terminal, Public Car parking and other allied public utilities. Mixed use land development and air concourse connecting both side of the Railway station. the country.
Speaking on the MoU, Union Railways Minister Piyush Goyal in a statement said that the focus of Indian Railways is to improve the infrastructure to make it at par with world class level. The Minister said that he is happy that the Government of Odisha has come forward to collaborate with the Ministry of Railways to develop Bhubaneswar as a Multi-modal hub.