Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed will visit Railway Carriage Factory Islamabad today where he will inspect manufacturing of Karachi Circular Railway (KCR) coaches.
As per details, Sheikh Rasheed will also address the workers working in the carriage factory.
The railways’ spokesperson said the minister would hold a press conference during the carriage factory visit.
In a major development, the federal and Sindh governments yesterday agreed to run local trains on a 12-kilometer track in Karachi on a trial basis in the next two months.
The understanding came during a meeting between Sindh Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah and Federal Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar in Karachi. The local trains will run on the railway track meant for Karachi Circular Railway (KCR).