Modernisation of railway stations will begin this year, says Nirmala

New Delhi: Presenting the Budget 2019, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitaraman said modernisation of railway stations will be started this year.

She also said the Railways will require Rs 50 lakh crore for the period of 2018 to 2030. Railways will be encouraged to invest on suburban rail network via SPVs. A new PPP model will be brought in, said the Finance Minister.

NT Bureau