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Emphasis on Consolidation in Railway Budget (2014-15)

The Railway Budget for 2014-15 prudently lays emphasis on consolidation rather than succumbing to the temptation to announce new projects. The railways enjoy a competitive advantage in long distance movement which is what they should focus on. At the same time the proposal to start preliminary work on select high-speed rail corridors for passenger traffi c is not advisable.

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