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China rolls out new railway operating plan

Xinhua
20 Jan 2021, 13:18 GMT+10

© Provided by Xinhua | A Fuxing bullet train runs through Wuxi, east China's Jiangsu Province, Jan. 19, 2021. (Photo by Huan Yueliang/Xinhua)

BEIJING, Jan. 20 (Xinhua) -- China implemented a new railway operating plan starting Jan. 20, 2021, to further improve the country's railway passenger and freight transport capacity, according to the national railway operator.

A total of 325 passenger trains, as well as 114 freight trains for major cargo transport lines, were added under the new plan.

© Provided by Xinhua | A train runs through Huangjing Township of Taicang, east China's Jiangsu Province, Jan. 19, 2021. (Photo by Ji Haixin/Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | A bullet train runs through Pingyi County in Linyi City of east China's Shandong Province, Jan. 19, 2021. (Photo by Wu Jiquan/Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | Aerial photo taken on Jan. 19, 2021 shows a bullet train running through Haizhou District in Lianyungang, east China's Jiangsu Province. (Photo by Geng Yuhe/Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | Aerial photo taken on Jan. 19, 2021 shows a bullet train running in Nanjing, capital of east China's Jiangsu Province. (Photo by Su Yang/Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | A bullet train pulls into Wuhan Railway Station in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, Jan. 19, 2021. (Photo by Zhao Jun/Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | A bullet train of the Qingdao-Rongcheng intercity railway runs through Yantai, east China's Shandong Province, Jan. 19, 2021. (Photo by Sun Wentan/Xinhua)

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