Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Russian Railways presents award to 100 millionth passenger

Russian Railways subsidiary Federal Passage Company celebrated its third anniversary recently with festivals held simultaneously in all major train stations around the country.

The company also awarded a prize to one lucky passenger, Marina Uzhentsevoy, who was traveling by train to Tyumen N132. Uzhentsevoy was the ceremonious 100 millionth passenger to ride the railway. She was awarded a smartphone and a luxury trip, among other prizes, Mir66 reports.

Uzhentsevoy heading to a business meeting in Tyumen and had purchased the ticket online. She said she likes the trains because of their clean toilets and televisions.

Other passengers will receive prizes as the celebration continues, all part of an extensive program of celebration for the company, Mir66 reports.