Railways to outsource 16 trains to private sector: Rashid

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Lahore, 15 March 2020 – Staff Reporter:

Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid says that Main Line-1 (ML-1) will bring revolution in Pakistan Railways and tendering process of ML-1 will be completed in the month of May.

Addressing a press conference at Railways in Lahore on Saturday, he said that Pakistan Railways decided to outsource ten passenger trains and six freight trains to private sector.

He said that three more trains of freight will be included in the system.

He said that all trains are run in routine matter and we are not closing any train. He reiterated his resolve to make Pakistan Railways the profitable institution.