Railways record increase in freight traffic

Indian Railways have carried 438.20 million tonnes of freight traffic during April to September this year.

Last Updated: Oct 08, 2010, 20:52 PM IST

New Delhi: Indian Railways have carried 438.20 million tonnes of freight traffic during April to September this year.
The freight loading shows an increase of 10.04 million tonnes or 2.34 per cent over the freight traffic of 428.16 million tonnes during the corresponding period last year. During the month of September 2010, freight traffic carried by the Railways was 71.47 million tonnes, an increase of 1.64 million tonnes or 2.35 per cent over the freight traffic of 69.83 million tonnes during the same period last year.

PTI