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Reinventing Indian Railways: Derailed Agenda

Although the Expert Group's report provided a road map of sorts for transforming the Indian Railways, the budget proposals for 2002-03 surprisingly enough provide little indication that the ministry has any intention of setting the railways on a growth path.

Indian Railways: Towards Derailment?

With little by way of measures to move the railways out of the rut into a high-growth track, the Railway Budget 2001-02 is not only disappointing , but worrying as well. Why have the advice and recommendations of high powered, expert committees with regard to resource generation, tariff strategies, development plans, depreciation provisions, etc, been ignored , jeopardising the longterm survival of the railways?

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