Sam Pitroda Committee

Sam Pitroda Committee on modernization of Indian Railways

November 15, 2015

Sam Pitroda used to be the advisor of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh. The ‘Committee on modernization of Indian Railways’ headed by Sam Pitroda had unveiled an ambitious Rs. 8.39 lakh crore modernisation roadmap for Indian railways to be carried out in ‘mission mode’ in next five years. This...

Introspecting the Railways Privatization

February 25, 2015

Several committees including Anil Kakodkar, Sam Pitroda recommended the introduction of private investment in railways to develop a world class railway infrastructure. The dream looks gloomy till a roadmap is not chalked out to proceed. A lesson in case of privatized European railways is a mixed bag...

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