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SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
GROWTH IN SER’S EARNINGS FROM
PASSENGER & FREIGHT TRAFFIC
Kolkata, 9th June, 2017:
During the first two months i.e. April and May of current financial year (2017-18), South Eastern Railway has earned Rs.337.12 crores from Passenger Traffic as against Rs. 313.23 crores during the same period of last financial year (2016-17) achieving a growth of 7.63%.
The number of originating passengers carried during the first two months i.e. April and May of current fiscal has also gone up by 4.38% in comparison to the corresponding period of last financial year. During April-May of 2017-18, S E Railway carried 43.89 million originating passengers as against 42.05 million passengers carried during the same period of last financial year. Out of total 43.89 million passengers, 22.85 million were suburban passengers and 21.04 million were non suburban passengers.
Earnings from freight traffic during the first two months i.e. April & May of 2017-18 has been to the tune of Rs.1875.27 crores as against Rs.1838.30 crores earned from freight traffic during the corresponding period of last financial year thus registering a growth of 2.01%.