KARACHI: Pakistan Railways on Tuesday determined so as to add up two extra bogies within the economic system class of the Inexperienced Line Categorical prepare, ARY NEWS reported.
In keeping with sources, the addition within the bogies of the Karachi-Islamabad prepare could be made out of December 15.
Nonetheless, an air-conditioning (AC) enterprise coach could be faraway from the prepare, bringing the whole variety of bogies within the prepare to 13, they mentioned.
On December 05, Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed introduced a 10 per cent discount in fares of freight trains.
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Addressing a information convention, he mentioned the fares of freight trains are being minimize by 10 per cent from midnight tonight.
The minister reaffirmed his dedication to show the Railways right into a worthwhile establishment by fully overcoming its deficit inside three years. He mentioned that Pakistan is the one nation on the earth the place passenger trains are producing revenue.
He mentioned the Most important Line One, which envisaged 1,872 kilometer lengthy new monitor from Karachi to Lahore, can be a historic venture within the 72-year historical past of the nation. It can generate 1,00,00zero job alternatives, he added.