Pakistan Railway has announced to run 6 additional special trains to facilitate the commuters on the auspicious occasion of Eid ul Fitr on various routes between major cities of Pakistan.
Railway Ministry said in a statement that three trains will run between Karachi and Lahore railway stations, while Pakistan Railway would ply one between Karachi and Rawalpindi, one between Quetta and Rawalpindi, one between Lahore and Peshawer. The statement added that the decision has been taken on the directive of Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique to make it easy for the travelers on the happy occasion of Eid ul Fitr.
“This step has been taken in order to help reach the passengers at their respective destinations and celebrate Eid with their beloved families”, Ministry of Railways official said in the statement.
The statement said that special eid trains well start three days prior to the Eid day.