islamabad : The Federal government on Monday released six billion rupees to cash-starved Pakistan Railways allocated in the fiscal budget. Pakistan Railways has ordered repairing of 127 out-of-order engines, reported a private news channel. Pakistan Railways being run on only 85 engines out of 520.

Most of the running engines have completed their tenure. Railway has already stopped 150 trains owing to the unavailability of engines.

According to some high-ranking Pakistan Railway officials, the out-of-order engines would be repaired soon. The official also said that all stopped trains would be resumed after Eidul Fitr next month.