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Khushkhabri-Fifty Percent Discount On Railway Fares During Eid Ul Fitr 2019

Khushkhabri-Fifty Percent Discount

Khushkhabri-Fifty Percent Discount Update:

The federal minister of Railways, Shaikh Rasheed Ahmed announce a big news regarding to Eid-Ul-Fitr 2019.

Details of Khushkhabri-Fifty Percent Discount

Most importantly, he announce that any body who travel from Pakistan Railways on Eid-Ul-Fitr 2019 will get Khushkhabri-Fifty Percent Discount on Railway Fares.

Therefore, for this purpose notification was also release on Monday, 27th May 2019.

Because, the notification issue from the Railways Headquarters in Lahore said that the reduction in Railway Fares was applicable to all classes and trains.

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Besides that, only the tickets reserve in advance are valid for the Khushkhabri-Fifty Percent Discount, it adds.

The competent authority has been please to grant a 50% reduction in fares on all trains & classes on the advance reservation on the auspicious occasion of 1st Day of Eid-ul-Fitr.

Most Importantly, notification adds that the decision will not only facilitate the passengers but will also enhance the earnings and occupancy on the first Eid day.

Things to keep in view

According to Pakistan Railways:

  • The concessional Railway Fares should not be less than the minimum fares of Rs. 50.
  • Every passenger can avail one concession at a time.
  • Boy scouts, already availing the facility, are not eligible.

Therefore, It is worth mentioning here that to facilitate the commuters on the occasion of Eid.

Besides that, Pakistan Railways decides to run five special trains but they will not give Khushkhabri-Fifty Percent Discount.

For Eid special trains bookings will start from 29th May 2019. There will be no discount in Railway Fares on Eid Special Trains.

Schedule of Eid-Ul-Fitr Special Train

According to the Pakistan Railways, the first Eid train would run from Karachi on June 2 at 10:45 am for Peshawar.

Besides that the second train would leave from Quetta on the same day at 11:30 am for Rawalpindi.

The third train would depart from Karachi Cantonment on June 3 at 11:30 am for Lahore.

Most Importantly, the last Eid special train would run from June 8 from Lahore Railway Station for Karachi Cantonment at 6 pm.

Sources: DAWN, ProPakistani, Business Recorder

Image Sources: Business Recorder, Pakistan Railways Facebook Pge

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