Train service resume in Pakistan: The train service from today 20 May 2020 after two months of closure due to coronavirus, scheduled released for different cities of Pakistan, Pakistan Railway announced.
For the convenience of the people, Pakistan Railways has announced to run trains from Karachi on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr.
Two days ago, Prime Minister Imran Khan had approved the launch of train service across the country, after which Railway Minister Sheikh Rashid had announced to run 30 trains from May 20.
The schedule of trains from Karachi to different cities has been announced by the Railway Minister on Twitter.
The Millat Express will leave Karachi for Lala Musa at 5 pm. The Allama Iqbal Express will leave Karachi for Sialkot at 2 pm. The Sukkur Express from Karachi to Jacobabad will leave at 9.40 pm.
Pakistan Railways says, under the SOPs, 40 percent seats in trains will be left empty, passengers’ family is not allowed to come to leave the passenger on the station.
According to the Pakistan Railway officials as trains resume in Pakistan passengers must follow the SOPs, the passenger will be fined first for violating safety measures, the railway police will remove the passenger from the train if the passenger violates the SOPs.