LAHORE: Pakistan Railways has decided to resume more trains after easing the lockdown due to corona virus.
According to sources, Railway Minister Sheikh Rashid will announce the resumption of more trains in Lahore tomorrow.
Sources said that the decision to resume more trains was taken due to the increasing number of passengers and in this regard Sheikh Rashid has completed consultation with the Prime Minister while convening a meeting of railway officials for further consultation.
Sources said that the issue of restoration of trains has also been discussed in the meeting of National Command and Control Center.
Security at stations will be tightened
On the other hand, guidelines for tightening safety measures in trains during online booking, seat distance and passenger safety were discussed in meeting.
It is also decided that all the stations and trains will strictly follow all the SOP’s and protocols regarding social distancing .