Railway station redevelopment on "no cost to Railways" basis
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO. 1884
ANSWERED ON 06.03.2020
RAILWAY STATION REDEVELOPMENT ON “NO COST TO RAILWAYS” BASIS
1884. DR. AMAR PATNAIK:
Will the Minister of RAILWAYS be pleased to state:
(a) the reasons for the Railway Station Redevelopment project to be framed in a way as to be “at no cost to Railways”, the details thererof;
(b) whether it is a fact that Government has acknowledged that commercial opportunities are not evenly distributed among railway stations; and
(c) whether it is also a fact that Government has acknowledged the issue of regional inequity in this kind of project development model?
MINISTER OF RAILWAYS AND COMMERCE & INDUSTRY
(SHRI PIYUSH GOYAL)
(a) to (c): A Statement is laid on the Table of the House.