Chandra had earlier asked Singh to furnish by April 20 the “names and addresses of passengers who were given Sleeper berths.
Officials asked to provide names of all passengers whose tickets on Bilaspur-Patna Express were confirmed through VIP quota on April 11.
Talking about the need to generate internal resources, Prabhu had said the standing committee’s recommendation is “a little confusing”.
The reasons were enlisted in Railways’ reply to a specific question by Standing Committee on Railways.
Standing committee’s report to be tabled in Parliament today; questions decision on no new lines
Anubhuti was conceptualised as a modern coach, fitted with ergonomically designed cushioned seats and LCD screens.
The journey of the complainant was from Bhagalpur station to Anand Vihar station.
Railways revival could begin with reforms charted by Sreedharan, Debroy panels.
The Indian Railways seems to have realised the pain that its passengers go through, and has come with a solution.
The service, which is available for a nominal fee, is now available to those passengers who opt for it.
Emails and SMSes to the passengers and vendors would be sent two hours prior to the scheduled delivery.
Railway Minister Prabhu is learnt to be taking stock of punctuality figures and asset-failure on a daily basis.
Advance reservation period for rail ticket booking has been increased from 60 days to 120 days.
Railways has set the target to fit 17,000 bio-toilets in long-distance trains as part of its ‘Swachh Rail – Swachh Bharat’ programme.
The study by ORF calls for measures to discourage trespassing on tracks.