Railway Budget 2016 One Liners for Competitive Objective Exams

# RailwayBudget Highlights:

Highlights from Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu's Speech

Railway Minister has announced 4 Goals for transformation of Indian Railways which are:
Goal 1-Customer experience to receive a huge boost
Goal 2 - Safer Travel
Goal 3 -Modernize infrastructure
Goal 4- Indian Railways- Financially self-sustainable


●No increase in passenger fares
* यात्री किरायों में हम कोई बढ़ोतरी नहीं करेंगे।

●SMS alert to be introduced for train timings

* शिकायतों के लिए हेल्पलाइन नंबर 138, सुरक्षा के लिए 182 टोलफ्री नंबर।

●To introduce air-conditioned coaches for suburban trains
* लोकल ट्रेनों को भी आधुनिक बनाया जाएगा। 

●Wi-fi to be available at 400 railway stations

●To revamp station redevelopment policy completely

* आग पर काबू के लिए बोगी में वॉर्निंग सिस्टम। 

●To have bidding system for redevelopment of stations

* आधुनिक तकनीक के लिए कायाकल्प नामक योजना। 

●To develop 10 satellite railway stations this year

* 10 स्टेशनों पर सैटेलाइट रेलवे टर्मिनल।

●On-board entertainment facility could be extended on Shatabdi trains

* दिल्ली से जुड़ेगा नॉर्थ ईस्ट और कश्मीर। 

●Mobile charging stations will be introduced general class coaches
* मालगाड़ी के डिब्बों को ट्रेक करने के लिए रेडियो फ्रिक्वेंसी सिस्टम। 

●Wagon-making scheme to be reviewed to make it easier for private investment

* 3438 मानव रहित रेलवे फाटक कम होगे।

●To improve cleanliness & design of bed linen

* रेलवे में सुधार होंगे तो संसाधन बढ़ेंगे। 

●All India 24x7 grievances helpline 138 to start soon

* ट्रेक की क्षमता में 10 फीसदी की बढ़ोतरी। 

●7,000 more toilets to be replaced by Bio-Toilets, New toilets at 650 stations, more vacuum toilets

●Passenger travelling unreserved can procure a ticket within 5 minutes

●Mobile application to address complaints of people is also being developed

* ट्रेनों में टक्कर न हो इसके लिए अलार्म सिस्टम लगाया जाएगा। 

●Hand-held devices for ticket checkers for moving towards paperless ticketing

●Centrally managed railway display network in over 2000 stations in next 2 years

●We are committed to provide rail connectivity to North Eastern states

* दिल्ली-कोलकाता और दिल्ली-मुंबई रूट पर हाई स्पीड ट्रेनें चलाई जाएंगी। दिल्ली और कोलकाता के बीच का सफर रात भर में तय होगा। 

●CCTVs to be introduced in select trains and suburban trains for women safety

●Train Protection Warning System, Train Collision Avoidance System

* बिना गार्ड के फाटक पर अलार्म बजेगा। 

●Tickets can be booked 120 days in advance instead of 60 days

●Plan expenditure to go up to a record Rs 1.1 lakh crore in 2015-16 from Rs 66,000 crore in the
previous year

●Railways plans to spend over Rs 8 lakh crore over five years

●We will introduce train sets saving 20% of journey time, similar to bullet trains in design,
and that can run on existing tracks

●Feasibility report of high speed train between Mumbai and Ahmedabad expected by mid-2015

●The speed passenger trains across nine corridors will be increased to 160-200 km from 110 km

●Railways to go through transformation in five years; to increase track capacity by 10 per cent to
1.38 lakh km

* आईआईटी बीएचयू में पंडित मदन मोहन मालवीय के नाम से रिसर्च सेंटर।

●To monetise assets rather than sell them 

* पीपीपी मॉडल को और आगे बढ़ाने की जरूरत। इससे रेलवे की क्षमता बढ़ाई जा सकेगी। इससे रोजगार के अवसर भी बढ़ेंगे। 
●To set up full-fledged Railway University in FY16
* मुंबई के लिए एमयूटीपी 3 का प्रस्ताव। 

●Rs.2000 crore for Coastal Connectivity Program;
Rs.2500 crore through BOT/Annuity route

* चार यूनिर्सिटी में रेलवे रिसर्च सेंटर बनाए जाएंगे। 

●6608 kms of track to be electrified

* 970 रेलवे अंडर और ओवर ब्रिज बनाने का प्रावधान। 

●Projects worth Rs 96,182 crore to expand capacity of 9,420 km rail lines

* रेल लाइनों की लंबाई 1 लाख 38 हजार किलोमीटर तक होगी।

●Drawing up comprehensive policy to tap latent advertising potentia

* निजी क्षेत्र के लिए बोगी लीजिंग सिस्टम। 

* 9 रूटों पर 160-200 किमी की रफ्तार से हाईस्पीड ट्रेनें चलेंगी।

Some words by narendra Modi :
Railway Budget 2015 is a forward looking, futuristic & passenger centric budget, combining a clear vision & a definite plan to achieve it. 

The Railway Budget is a watershed moment for Railways,marking a paradigm shift from discussing coaches & trains to comprehensive railway reform.
Narendra Modi also Said that he is " particularly delighted that for the 1st time there is a concrete vision for technology upgradation & modernisation of the Railways. Rail Budget lays out a clear roadmap to make the Railways the key driver of India's economic growth & playing a key role in India's progress."
The Rail Budget stands out for its focus on the common man, putting speed, scale, service & safety, all on one track.