JR Tokai Sees Shinkansen Passengers Halved in March
Tokyo, March 26 (Jiji Press)--The number of passengers on the Tokaido Shinkansen bullet train line between March 1 and Wednesday tumbled 55 pct from a year earlier, Central Japan Railway Co. <9022>, or JR Tokai, said Thursday.
The sharp drop reflects self-restraint on business and sightseeing trips amid the spreading novel coronavirus outbreak.
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