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SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
S.E.RAILWAY CONTINUES TO SURPASS RAILWAY BOARD’S LOADING TARGET AND ACHIEVES REMARKABLE GROWTH IN LOADING & EARNINGS
Kolkata, 15th February, 2017:
South Eastern Railway during the first ten months i.e. April to January of the current financial year (2016-17) has loaded 122.26 million tonnes of freight as against 109.77 million tonnes loaded during the corresponding period of last year, registering a growth of 11.38 %. South Eastern Railway has also surpassed Railway Board’s freight loading target for the first ten months of 2016-17 by loading 4.07 % more than the target.
During the first ten months of current financial year, loading of Iron Ore was to the tune of 71.35 million tonnes which witnessed a growth of 17.91% compared to the same period of last year and 7.65 % over the target.
As a result of this remarkable loading performance, South Eastern Railway has generated freight earnings of Rs 9174.03 crores during April-January of current financial year which is Rs 713.84 crores more than the corresponding period of last year, registering a growth of 8.44 %.