Significant train procedures throughout the country have been spoiled by hours-long delays triggering fantastic incontinence to travelers, it arised on Friday.
As management as well as various other issues continue to haunt the train services, a number of train procedures between Lahore, Multan, Karachi, Quetta, Faisalabad as well as Rawalpindi were reported to have actually experienced delays of 2 to 5 hrs.
Struggling passengers, endlessly waiting with no arrival of their scheduled trains in view, were seen regreting the disruptions which they said have ended up being frequent.
On the other hand, the seasonal delays in arrival and departure of different trains and slow-paced redevelopment tasks are claimed to have heightened the economic concerns of the railways already sustaining losses.
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Many train procedures needed to be cancelled due to the continuous maintenance tasks underway on various tracks, leaving travelers with no choice however to get their tickets refunded.
Railway officials pointed out track maintenance work in progress at some of the sections as the reason for some disruptions. Nevertheless, they assured that train procedures will be recovered in a couple of days.
According to records, Shah Hussain delayed for 5 hours while Pakistan Express experienced the delay of 4 as well as a fifty percent hours. Farid Express, the route of which runs from Karachi to Lahore, was postponed by 3 hrs.
Besides, the Sir Syed Express was postponed for 3 hrs as well as the Green Line Express train was delayed for 2 and also a half hours.