Eid Special train operation successfully in progress

LAHORE, Pakistan: Eid Special Train operation of the Pakistan Railways is in progress successfully to facilitate people.

According to the Pakistan Railways sources on Saturday, additional coaches have also been attached with trains besides five special trains from Karachi, Quetta, Rawalpindi and Multan to meet the pressure of passengers on Eid.

The Pakistan Railways Special Eid operation will continue till Wednesday night through which about 500,000 passengers are expected to be facilitated.

The Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique has directed the Pakistan Railways administration to ensure standard prices of eatables, cleanliness and punctuality of the trains.

The first train of Eid Operation 2017 carrying over 1,100 passengers having 16 bogies left from Karachi on Friday for Peshawar.

While under the special Eid package of Pakistan Railways, second Eid train carrying around 1100 passengers left Karachi for Lahore via Multan and Faisalabad today (Saturday).