Suresh Prabhu launches Website of National Rail Plan, 2030
Railway Minister Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu on Thursday the website of National Rail Plan, 2030 (NRP-2030), aiming to take the Indian Railways at an advanced level in terms of service in travelling and freight across the country. The website can be accessed at http://www.nationalrailplan.in.
Speaking on the occasion, Minister of Railways Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu said that Indian Railways needs to form a concrete plan about its doings in the coming 10-20 years. He said that after receiving ideas Railways will capture all the requirements from the different stakeholders.
With a view to provide long term perspective to planning for augmenting the railway network Ministry of Railways have decided to develop National Rail Plan (NRP 2030) in consultation with all the stakeholders including State Governments, public representatives and other relevant Central Ministries.
NRP-2030 will endeavour to harmonise and integrate the rail network with other modes of transport and create synergy for achieving seamless multi modal transportation network across the country.
This website will also achieve the Honourable Prime Minister’s vision of integrated planning and cost optimization of the transportation network by laying the new railway lines and new highways together in tunnels and over mega-bridges.http://www.goinews.com/2016/12/08/suresh-prabhu-launches-website-of-national-rail-plan-2030/RailwaysIndian Railways,National Rail Plan 2030,Railway Minister,Suresh Prabhu