Railways' revenue up by 12.16 per cent in 2014-15

Published on April 08, 2015 16:00:00 PM
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The total approximate earnings of Indian Railways on originating basis has increased to Rs 1,57,880.50 crore for the financial year 2014-15  (April 1, 2014 to March 31, 2015) from Rs 1,40,761.27 crore for the corresponding period in the last financial year, thus recording an increase of 12.16 per cent.

The total approximate earnings from goods during the fiscal 2014-15 were Rs 1,07,074.79 crore, as against Rs 94,955.89 crore during the same period last year, registering an increase of 12.76 per cent. 

The total approximate revenue earnings from passengers during the financial year 2014-15 were Rs 42,866.33 crore compared to Rs 37,478.34 crore during the same period last year, registering a rise of 14.38 per cent.