Ashwani Lohani, Chairman of the Indian Railway Board, in an exclusive interview with Zee Business’s Sameer Dixit reveals what is in store for Indian Railways passengers in the near future including his own take on Indian Railways stations with look and feel of airports and the comparison thereof. Here are the edited excerpts of the interview:
Q: Can it be said that people will start getting confirmed tickets from March, 2020 onwards?
A: It is very difficult to say because of the availability of confirmed tickets is dependent on demand and supply chain. There will be an issue in cases where the demand will be high when compared to supply. It is ironic to say that the Indian Railways infrastructure has not improved at the rate at which the population or the economy of the country went up. But, improvements will be visible with time. Read More