On Eid holidays Pakistan Railways earn Rs 103 million from Eid trains

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Railways has ‘set history’ by procuring record Rs 103 million on the first and second day of Eid-ul-Fitr from special eid trains when contrasted with Rs76 million earned amid the relating time of the most recent year.

“Pakistan Railways has made this record because of offering 30 percent concessional rates on first and second day of Eid and better offices to the travelers,” a report citing a Railway Ministry official as saying.

He said that travelers have indicated distinct fascination to travel via trains as Pakistan Railways additionally reported 20 percent decrease in fares amid Ramadan in all the traveler trains accross the country.

“By the diminishment in fares amid the Holy month of Ramazan, Pakistan Railways has made record gaining of Rs 420.18 million in this period as contrasting with Rs 350.3 million amid the most recent year,” he included. The income has expanded by Rs 70 million this year.