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Madhusudan Prasad appointed chairperson of MEGA

Central government has appointed Madhusudan Prasad, IAS, secretary of the urban development ministry, Government of India as chairperson of the Metro-link Express for Gandhinagar and Ahmedabad (MEGA) Limited, as it has been made a joint venture special purpose vehicle (SPV)

IRCTC prepaid cash cards launched

In order to make railway more customer friendly, Indian Minister of Railways, Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu has launched IRCTC and Union Bank of India RuPay Pre-paid Card at Rail Bhawan in New Delhi. Speaking on the occasion, the Railway Minister said

LIC to invest $24BN in Indian Railways

Just within fifteen days of presenting the Railway Budget 2015-16, the Minister of Railways, Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu fulfilled yet another commitment of his Budget announcement by achieving the highest ever funding of $24 billion (Rs 150,000 crore) for Railways from

Indian Railways budget plan up 52%

The Union Railway Minister Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu has announced that the size of the Plan Budget has gone up by 52% from Rs. 65,798 crore in 2014- 15 to Rs. 1,00,011 crore in 2015-16. Support from the Central Government