Railways posts 73 pc revenue growth in Apr-Jan 2023 as compared to same period last year

Updated: Feb 2 2023 9:47PM

New Delhi, Feb 2 (PTI) The railways' revenue earnings are up by 73 per cent in the passenger segment during April-January 2023 as compared to the same period last year, according to an statement issued by the national transporter.

The total approximate earnings in the passenger segment for Indian Railways on originating basis during April to January 2023 is Rs 54,733 crore, registering an increase of 73 per cent in comparison to Rs 31,634 crore achieved during the same period last year, it said.

In reserved passenger segment, the total approximate numbers of passengers booked during the period 1st April to 31st January 2023 is 6,590 lakh as compared to 6181 lakhs during the same period last year, showing an increase of 7 per cent.