Pakistan Railways plans to link Karachi with Gwadar
Pakistan Railways plans to build a new track between the country's capital city Karachi and Gwadar seaport in the southwest. The railway society is weighing up options for the construction of a Khuzdar, Baseemah, Jacobabad and Dera Ghazi Khan main line, according to reports in the local press.
In addition, the railway is working to re-establish a train service to Turkey via Taftan and Zahidan. The link will be used to haul cargo to Turkey, Iran, India and Pakistan. (ben)