Sheikh Rasheed hints to increase perks of railway employees.


RAWALPINDI -- Federal Minister for Railways, Sheikh Rasheed, has hinted to increase perks and benefits of railway employees, saying that he will meet Prime Minister Imran Khan for the consideration, media reported on Friday.

Sheikh Rasheed, while talking to journalists before departing to Sargodha, said that he will request PM Imran Khan to increase perks of Grade-1 to Grade-16 railway employees. He said that the ministry has also decided to run a train from Raiwind.

He said that a new train will be started from Sargodha division and the ministry would end its deficit within three years.

The federal minister said that undemocratic language is being used to disturb the present government. Rasheed claimed that inflation will be brought under control in the next three months which will also set the rate of electricity and gas bills.

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