Railways generate Rs1bn additional revenue in first 50 days of govt


ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Railways has generated an additional revenue of Rs1 billion in the first 50 days of the present government due to the concentrated efforts by Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmad, said a statement issued by the Railways ministry.

“During the period from August 2017 to October 2017, Pakistan Railways earned Rs5.7 billion, while from August 2018 to October 2018, Pakistan Railways had earned Rs6.7 billion,” the statement said.

“It is a proof that the minister for Railways is taking the department on the right track,” he added.

During the period under review, the capability of Pakistan Railways to earn revenue had increased and the minister for Railways was working hard to increase the revenues, the statement said.