Pakistan Railways has planned to plant 1.15 million trees covering stations, tracks, platforms and loco sheds specifically around the areas owned by Pakistan Railways all around the country.
According to the Pakistan Railways officials, PR is planning to improve the environmental condition and beauty all around Pakistan Railways. The move will help make Pakistan and Railways look beautiful as well as cut down the environmental pollution.
Muhammad Javed Anwar CEO of Pakistan Railways has directed all the divisional directors, superintendents and Engineers to develop a section-based plan for tree plantation. In addition, Pakistan Railways would get professional advice from the agriculture department, PR will focus on planting seasonal trees to get better results from the campaign.
The CEO has also directed the officials in charge to properly monitor the campaign and make it transparent in order to get desired results on time.
Pakistan Railways is making admirable changes to the whole system, last year the authority introduced e-ticketing system which was quite successful, the system made record annual sales last year. Not only this Railways has launched 3 new services last year November. The ministry of Railways also announced to launch 14 local trains earlier this year in Sialkot..