SOUTH EASTERN RAILWAY
RECORD FREIGHT LOADING BY S E RAILWAY IN FINANCIAL YEAR 2018-19
Kolkata, 1st April, 2019:
In the financial year 2018-19, which has just concluded, South Eastern Railway has achieved record freight loading of around 155 million tonnes as against 150.76 million tonnes loaded in the previous year thus registering a growth of 4.24 million tonnes i.e. 2.81%.
In the month of March 2019, SER loaded 14.77 million tonnes as against 13.85 million tonnes loaded in the month of March 2018. This is the highest ever freight loading of SER achieved in a single month.
On 31st March, 2019, SER loaded a record of 10,073 wagons which helped to achieve the best ever loading performance of all time. All the four Divisions viz. Adra, Kharagpur, Chakradharpur and Ranchi performed remarkably well in the freight sector which helped this railway to register ever highest loading.