The smart initiatives undertaken by the Indian Railways during the past two and a half years to increase revenue, especially non-fare revenue, augment capacity and increase operational efficiencies to lower costs in a passenger and business friendly manner has the potential of raising the country’s GDP by 2 percentage points, Union Railway Minister, Mr. Suresh Prabhu, said.
Mr. Prabhu said that to make this significant contribution to GDP a reality, the railways were working towards improving its finances and operational aspects in a transparent manner besides providing a better travel experience to the customers. Read More…
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