Railways minister says revival of KCR govt’s top priority
KARACHI: Minister for Railways, Azam Khan Swati on Saturday said that restoration of the Karachi Circular Railway (KCR) was the top priority of the government.
He expressed these views while meeting Commander of Frontier Works Organization in Karachi in which they discussed construction of civil infrastructure en-route to the Karachi Circular Railway track from Orangi to Drigh Road.
The minister for railways inspected the rehabilitation work at Groyne Yard and reviewed the progress on KPT connectivity project.
Azam Khan Swati said the projects, after completion, would enhance port facilities, curtail container traffic from city and significantly scale up the freight earnings of the department.
He also visited Port Qasim where he was given a detailed presentation on port operations and enhanced revenue generation.