Whereas the tempo of all industrial actions slowed down in the course of the Corona interval, the railway prepare is on monitor by way of revenue. Regardless of the lockdown and curfew in most elements of the nation, railways have run trains for the comfort of the general public, because of which the railways earned revenue. Within the month of Could, Jodhpur Railway earned about Rs 12.50 crore from Passenger Reservation System (PRS), whereas non-PRS system additionally earned Rs 1.06 crore.
freight prepare reduction
Nonetheless, regardless of Corona, the revenue from items trains has not been affected a lot. For the final one and a half years, items trains have been working. The function of products trains has been vital within the provide of meals grains, medicines, well being gear and different items.
Corona guideline being adopted
Vigilance is being taken on the station concerning sanitization, social distancing. Being fined for breaking the foundations. Solely after the sanitization of each prepare, passengers are getting entry proper now.
Presently working 41 trains
At current 41 trains are being operated from Jodhpur Railway Station. This consists of 33 specific particular trains and eight passenger trains.
Passenger load and earnings halved as in comparison with Could 2019
Yearly in the course of the summer season holidays in Could, there have been lengthy waits within the trains with all of the trains getting full. Passenger load was good and revenue was additionally good. Compared, compared to Could 2019, in Could this yr, the passenger load and revenue of the Railways was solely half. The place in Could 2019, 15 thousand passengers traveled on a median day by day and the railways earned 90 lakh rupees. On the identical time, in Could 21, on a median, 9.eight thousand passengers traveled day by day and the railways earned Rs 41 lakh.
Earnings and passenger load to Railways in Could 21
– 12.49 crores Earnings from PRS
– 1.06 crore Earnings from Non PRS
– 2.95 lakh PRS Passenger
– 2.15 lakh Non PRS Passengers
The operation of trains was affected in the course of the Corona interval. There was a passable revenue from the operated trains. Now slowly the operation has began.
Gopal Sharma, Senior PRO