Pakistan Railways on Saturday decided to restore Greenline Express train between Islamabad and Karachi with newly imported Chinese coaches from the 27th of this month.
According to Pakistan Railways, Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif would soon inaugurate the train operation.
The train will run between Margala Railway Station in Islamabad and Karachi with stops at Rawalpindi, Chaklala, Lahore, Khanewal, Bahawalpur, Rohri, Hyderabad and Drig Road. There will be no stop at Drug Road on return. The rack of the train will consist of AC Business, AC Parlour, AC Standard and Economy Class coaches.
The train with high-class facilities shall have separate cabins for women passengers in AC and Economy Class coaches. Booking and reservation of the train have been started.
Meanwhile, Salman Sadiq has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of Pakistan Railways on a current charge basis for three months after his service has been regularized by the Prime Minister.