ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Railways is set to establish the Directorate of Heritage for preservation, maintenance and development of heritage of the department.
This was stated by Minister for Railways, Khawaja Saad Rafique while chairing a high-level meeting in Lahore on Saturday.
He said Pakistan Railways is the custodian of historical buildings, antiques and archive and we are responsible to transfer the heritage to the next generation.
He said antiques, historical items, furniture and archive of the railways will be put on display in a professional manner at the railways’ museum.
The minister lauded efforts of railways’ officers for renovation and maintenance of historical Golra railways station.