Acting upon a grievance by villagers of Birapratappur near Chandanpur in Puri, Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw has directed railway officials to construct a Foot Over Bridge (FOB) with ramp facility for the convenience of the villagers.
The village being divided by train tracks, affects the daily lives of the locality especially the school children. During festivals too people were facing difficulties to pull chariot of the village temple across the railway lines.
Vaishnaw along with railway officials visited the village and had a discussion with the villagers. After the discussion, he directed the officials to construct a FOB with ramp facilities for the benefit of the villagers.