GUWAHATI: Northeast Frontier Railway is constantly progressing in freight loading and has loaded 0.883 million tonnes during the month of December 2023, thus increasing the total count to 7.536 million tonnes of freight loading from April to December 2023 of the current financial year.
During the period from April to December 2023, fertilizer and P.O.L. loading have registered progress by a good margin, with a few other miscellaneous commodities that registered an increase in comparison to the corresponding period of the previous year. During this period, fertilizer loading increased by 26.1% and the loading of P.O.L. items increased by 39.4%. Loading of ballast also registered an increase of 57.1% and miscellaneous commodities by 27.8% as compared to the corresponding period of the last financial year.
N F. Railway is working dedicatedly round the clock to serve its customers and ensure essential commodities reach end users on time. The increase in freight loading year after year signifies the economic activities of the region, stated a press released.