Railway Budget 2009: Mamata Banerjee

July 3, 2009

Some of the feature of new Railway Budget presented by Mamata Banerjee

  1. At least one doctor in every long-distance train

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  1. Non-Stop trains from selected cities
  2. No hike in passenger fares and  freight
  3. Rs 25  pass for less or equal to 100km know as Izzat Scheme
  4. Upto 60% discount for students
  5. Tatkal booking period will be reduced to 2 days
  6. Yuva trains @ Rs 299 for travel up to 1500 km
  7. 800 new locations for ticket reservations
  8. 3000 new un-reserved ticket counters
  9. Buy un-reserved tickets from 5000 post offices
  10. Doctor in every long-distance train
  11. Toilets to be similar to ones in aircrafts; facilities for every journey longer than 2 hours

Source: NDTV