Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed on Friday (Might 17) whereas talking to an official assembly stated that Pakistan Railways has not elevated the fares of trains regardless of the rise in oil costs in worldwide market. Nonetheless he stated that the fares for AC class are more likely to be enhanced after Eid.
Through the assembly it was it was knowledgeable that Pakistan Railways earned income amounting to over twenty-five billion rupees primarily from passenger trains as in comparison with over twenty-three billion rupees through the corresponding interval final yr.
The Director Normal Technical briefed concerning the fiscal state of affairs of the Pakistan Railways for the primary six months of the current authorities. He stated Pakistan Railways earned income amounting to Rs. 25,035.711 million (2018-19) primarily from passenger trains as evaluate to Rs. 23,098.618 million (2017-18) registering an encouraging rising pattern of Rs.1,937.093 million.