Lahore – Federal Railways Minister Sheikh Rasheed told media that Pakistan Railways to start 3 new trains by 16 October 2018 and Technical Department moving to Karachi Head Office.
Sheikh again mentioned 120 days to announce a breakthrough in Pakistan Railways which is expected to end by 30 December. According to him, Pakistan Railways is all set to upgrade ML-1 whereas he has purposed ML-2 to be included in CPEC.
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About Golra Sharif Junction and Mesuem, Sheikh Rasheed said we are willing to offer space to the food industry to open food court there and make it a picnic point.
He announced the names of 3 trains as follows:-
Lahore to Faisalabad and Faisalabad to Lahore non-stop train will start from 16 October 2018.
2. Moen jo Daro Express
Kotri to Larkana Moen Jo Daro Express expected to start from 16 October 2018
3. Rohri Express
Rohri to Pano Akal, Rahim Yar Khan, Khanpur will start from 16 October 2018.
Ticket Reservation Offices will remain open till mid-night ( Karachi , Hyderabad, Sukkur, Lahore, Rawalpindi and Peshawar)
Minister Shiekh expects good changes in future to bring relief to a common man, to provide facilities, Wi-Fi and drinking water at the stations.
Railways need 23,000 new employees however I have sent the summary to Prime Minister for the approval of 10,000 new jobs.