Pakistan Railways resume train operations

By: News Desk
Published: 01:13 PM, 2 Oct, 2022
Pakistan Railways resume train operations
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Pakistan Railways Sunday restored train services across the country, reported 24NewsHD TV channel.

Rahman Baba Express left from Peshawar for Karachi carrying 1500 passengers. Passengers expressed their happiness about the restoration of the train services. 

PR officials said that the railway system was severely affected due to the recent monsoon rains and flooding challenges.

As per reports, the authorities have increased the fares of all classes of trains due to inflation.

The fare of AC sleeper class of Khyber Mail running between Karachi and Peshawar via Lahore has been increased to Rs11,000.

The AC business class fare has been increased to Rs8,000 and the AC standard class fare has been increased to Rs7,000. The fare of the economy class has been increased to Rs3,000.

The fare of AC business class of Karakoram Express running between Lahore and Karachi via Faisalabad has been increased to Rs7,000. The economy class fare has been increased to Rs3,000 as well.

The authorities have also increased the fare of the AC sleeper class of Karachi Express between Lahore and Karachi to Rs9,000, AC business class fare to Rs7,000, AC standard class to Rs5,000, and economy class to Rs3,000.