New Delhi: Presenting the Railway budget 2012 in Parliament on Wednesday, Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi announced hike in passenger fares. This is the first hike in passenger fares in the last 10 years. The Railway Minister also announced 75 new express trains and 21 new passenger trains.
Trivedi also laid stress on the need for modernisation of Railways.
Here is how it all happened as Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi presented the Rail Budget 2012 in Parliament:
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02:54 PM, Mar 14, 2012