The National Council of Applied Economic Research will soon bring out a report on employment generation potential in Indian Railways in the backdrop of the huge investments that are planned, said the Union Minister for Railways, Suresh Prabhu.
Delivering the 33rd Nani A Palkhivala Memorial Lecture today on the topic `Putting India on the Fast Track’, he said every Rupee invested in Railways offers six times more in spinoff benefit.
Citing the massive efforts by the Ministry to strengthen railway infrastructure, he said this was an instance of the government driving economic development by creating an environment for business and entrepreneurship. Read More…
Credit By: The Hindu Business Line