3 August 2016

Action Plan to Transform Indian Railways

Ministry of Railways have drawn up an investment plan of Rs. 8.56 lakh crore over the next five years (2015-2019) as indicated in the Rail Budget 2015-2016. Apart from budgetary resources and internal generation funds through institutional financing, Public Private Partnership and Debt etc. forms part of the Investment Plan. There has been positive response from private sector for investment in rolling stock manufacturing units, Wagon Investment Schemes, Private Freight Terminals, building rail connectivities, station redevelopment etc.