The government is working on various projects for improvement and up gradation of Railways network in the country.
According to official sources, funds to the tune of four hundred and seventy four million rupees were allocated for these projects in the current financial year.
The ongoing projects include replacement of corroded pipelines, provision of water facilities and other equipment and improvement in security arrangements at different railway stations across the country.
Construction work and provision of fire fighting equipment at railway stations is also included in the development plan for Railways.
The old rakes of Pakistan Railways have also been upgraded during last three years at a cost of five hundred million rupees.—Radio Pakistan