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Railroads Transport 24m Passengers

Railroads Transport 24m PassengersRailroads Transport 24m Passengers

Some 24 million passengers have been transported via rail in Iran since the beginning of the current fiscal year on March 21, 2017, registering a 6.5% increase compared with the similar period of last year, Ali Kazemimanesh, an official with the Islamic Republic of Iran Railways, said on Friday. The Sixth Five-Year Development Plan (2017-22) has stipulated that the share of railroad in passenger transport should reach 20% or 103 million passengers per year, the news portal of the Ministry of Roads and Urban Development reported.


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