PR to sign MoU with Korea for ML-2 upgradation soon: Minister

MULTAN, Sept 06 (APP)-:Federal Minister for Railways, Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed said that a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was likely to be signed with Korea for upgradation of Main Line-2 (ML-2).

While talking to media here at Cantt Railway station on Friday, he said that PR had earlier signed an MoU with China for upgradation of ML-1,adding that he himself was inspecting railway tracks of ML-1, 2 and 3.

He said that railway passengers have been reached to eight millions, adding that target of ten million would be achieved by increasing more trains from 138 to 150 and freight trains would be increased to 16 in order to generate more revenue.