Indian Railways decided to extend 18416/18415 Puri-Nayagarh-Puri Express up to Banspani.

The 18416 Puri-Banspani Express will leave Puri at 6 a.m. daily and arrive at Banspani at 2 p.m. In the return direction, 18415 Banspani-Puri Express will leave Banspani at 2.20 p.m. and arrive at Puri at 10.45 p.m.