The budget sanctions Rs 25 crore for the purchase of 10 mini, portable biodiesel plants.
The PPP business target for the Railways in 12th Five-Year Plan is Rs 1 lakh crore.
The railway board has segregated the action points according to the directorates concerned.
Trains linking Bihar and Kerala are among those which have the highest number of such stoppages.
Gowda, in a combative mode, brought out a list showing that West Bengal had got an allocation of Rs 3,280 crore this budget
The criticism of K H Muniyappa and Dinesh Trivedi came in the course of a long-drawn discussion.
The rail budget 2014-15 has deprived Bengal and there have been no substantial proposals for Bengal.
Despite promises for modernisation made in previous Rail Budgets, Gurgaon station in a shambles.
Congress members had raised the issue during Question Hour which led to two adjournments.
FDI, PPP to drive investment in bankrupt carrier, 10 airport-like railway stations through PPP in FY15.
Gowda said CCTVs will be used to monitor the cleanliness drive.
To take up port links and critical coal connectivity lines on priority, says minister.
PPP has been on the Railways’ agenda for several years but it has not been able to take off .
Minister blames the deteriorating health of Railways on an irrational tariff policy.
Mysore and Bangalore were mentioned as cities to figure in an effort to introduce high-speed trains.