KARACHI: Minister for Railways, Azam Khan Swati has said that restoration of Karachi Circular Railway (KCR) is the top priority of the government.
He expressed these views while meeting Commander of Frontier Works Organization in Karachi in which they discussed construction of civil infrastructure en-route to Karachi Circular Railway track from Orangi to Drigh Road.
The Railways Minister inspected the rehabilitation work at Groyne Yard and reviewed the progress on KPT connectivity project.
Azam Khan Swati said the projects, after completion, would enhance port facilities, curtail container traffic from city and significantly scale up the freight earnings of the department.
He also visited Port Qasim where he was given a detailed briefing on port operations and enhanced revenue generation.