Privatisation of Railways – IAS Synopsis

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Proposals regarding Privatization

  • At least 151 modern trains will be introduced and 109 pairs of routes will be planned out for private train operations.
  • Train sets have to be brought by private operators and maintained by them.
  • Fares in private trains will be competitive and prices on other modes of transport like airlines, buses have to be kept in mind while fixing the fares.
  • Private participation in passenger train operations will only be 5% of the total operations of Railways. 95% of trains will still be run by Indian Railways.
  • Will bring private sector investment of about Rs. 30,000 crore.



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