Made such a difference in one year
According to the report, as of December 2020, the railway revenue was Rs 93,201.54 crore, while in December 2019 it was Rs 1,30,195.36 crore. In this context, the total revenue of Rs 36,993.82 crore was less. In its report, the Railway Ministry admitted that the loss was due to the train stoppage during the lockdown imposed due to Corona crisis. Of the revenue loss of about 37 thousand crores, 32,768.97 crores was only from passenger revenue. The rest was caused by the closure of goods trains. After being relieved in the lockdown, the railways restored the train operations by running Rajdhani Special from May 12, after running special trains on May 1, 2020.
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Railway is returning back on track
During the lockdown, passenger trains on Indian Railways were canceled between March 23 and April 30. At present, Indian Railways is running 1206 mail / express / special trains, 204 passenger trains, 5017 suburban trains. Along with this, Railways is also operating 684 festival special trains. Railways has not set any date for the start of all passenger trains in the country. Railways informed that at present 65 percent of trains are operating in the country.