Karachi: Pakistan Railways has launched a modern online premium container train. The premium container train left from Goth for Lahore at 12 o’clock last night. This train will reach Lahore in at least 32 hours. Booking of premium container train will be online and trains will be sent from Karachi to Lahore on 1st, 6th, 11th, 16th, 21st and 26th of every month.
The premium container train consists of 30 wagons and the minimum booking price of one wagon has been fixed at Rs. 125,000. DS Railway Karachi Muhammad Hanif Gul said that the inclusion of premium container train in the railway freight battery is an important step and the rest of Freight trains will also be moved in this way.
According to DS Railway, the premium train has four main objectives: transparency, punctuality, revenue growth and providing excellent service.