Economy bears burden as goods trains travel light2 min read . Updated: 11 May 2020, 11:36 PM IST
- Railway freight statistics are a good indicator of the overall state of an economy. In April, the amount of freight moved by Indian Railways was 65.4 million tonnes, down 35.3% from a year ago. Mint explains India’s economic story in a world battered by the covid-19 pandemic.