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Railway Budget Speech 2016-17

New Delhi: Union Minister for Railways Suresh Prabhu with MoS Manoj Sinha arrives at Parliament for presenting the Railway Budget 2016-17, in New Delhi on Thursday. PTI Photo by Atul Yadav (PTI2_25_2016_000123B) | Photo Credit: PTI

The Minister for Railways, Suresh Prabhu, presented the Railway Budget for the year 2016-17. In his budget speech, Suresh Prabhu made the point that the government wanted to "provide to the citizens a rail system that they can be proud of – a system free from capacity constraints, a system that is efficient and predictable, a system that is sparkling and pristine, where the people of my country feel at ease, where there is plenty of choice in every sphere of activity, and the ease of doing business pervades the entire railway ecosystem." Full text of the Railway Budget speech:
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