Pakistan Railways sets a record with longest freight train run in their history

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Pakistan Railways sets a record with the longest freight train run in their history.

According to the spokesperson, the freight train, stretching over 2,500 feet and comprising 50 coaches, was propelled by the robust GE U40 locomotive engine.

Departing from Karachi, the train carried over 3,000 tons of cargo to Kotri.

With a  speed of 60 kilometers per hour and an average speed of 38 kilometers per hour, the train surpassed the capabilities of 94 wheeler trucks in terms of load capacity.

This initiative will not only reduces load on road traffic but also contributes to environmental preservation by minimizing pollution.

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