In a thanks-giving budget, Railway Minister Mamata Banerjee Friday proposed no
increase in passenger fares or freight tariff while announcing a slew of
measures including launch of 12 non-stop point-to-point long-distance trains
and air-conditioned double-decker coaches for inter-city travel, reports PTI.
Banerjee proposed an outlay of Rs407.5 billion for 2009-10. Out of this,...