SWR registers more than 10 per cent increase in gross revenue

Reportedly, South Western Railways (SWR) has registered gross revenue of Rs 42.88 billion in the April-October period of 2023-24, 10.44 per cent higher than the gross revenue registered in the corresponding period last year (Rs 38.83 billion). The revenue from passenger services for the six-month period amounted to Rs 18.02 billion, representing a significant growth of 15.20 per cent compared to the revenue of Rs 15.64 billion in the April to October 2022 period. Additionally, SWR reported freight revenue to the tune of Rs 27.41 billion, an 11.66 per cent increase.