Railway losses to be reduced and changed in profitable entity: Saad

LAHORE: Railways Minister Khawaja Saad Rafique says all out efforts are being made to make Railways profit oriented department and loss is being reduced every year.


Addressing a seminar on Railways in Lahore on Sunday, he said that in 2013 losses were 32 billion rupees which now has been reduced to 27 billion rupees.

The Minister said Railway losses will be reduced to run the wheel and no stone will be left unturned to eliminate corruption.

He said that revenue of 140 million rupees was received from advertisement on Railway stations and trains and timely pension payment has been ensured.