It stood at Rs 77,235.64 crore (April-October 2013) compared to Rs 68,634.26 crore during the same period in 2012.

The total goods earnings have gone up from Rs 47,350.71 crore during April-October 2012 to Rs 51,876.33 crore during April-October 2013, registering an increase of 9.56 percent.

The total passenger revenue earnings during April-October 2013 were Rs 21,247.79 crore compared to Rs 18,017.23 crore during the same period in 2012, registering an increase of 17.93 percent.

The approximate revenue earnings from other coaching amounted to Rs 21,87.32 crore during April-October 2013 compared to Rs 1,782.94 crore during the same period in 2012, an increase of 22.68 percent.

The total approximate numbers of passengers booked during April-October 2013 were 4,967.26 million compared to 4,997.36 million during the same period in 2012, showing a decrease of 0.60 percent.

In the suburban and non-suburban sectors, the numbers of passengers booked during April-October 2013 were 2657.16 million and 2310.10 million compared to 2596.17 million and 2401.19 million during the same period in 2012, showing an increase of 2.35 percent and a decrease of 3.79 percent respectively.

(Agencies)

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