India Extends Its Fullest Support to the Development of Trans-Asian Railway Network: Bansal
The Minister of Railways, Government of India Shri Pawan Kumar Bansal inaugurated the 7th Meeting of Railways of South and South East Asian Countries here today. The two day meeting is being organized by Asian Institute of Transport Development (AITD).
Delivering inaugural address, the Railway Minster said that the Government of India is committed to the development of inter-country rail linkages and in furtherance of this policy Government of India extended its fullest support to the development of Trans-Asian Railway Network. He hoped that this network will come into being sooner than later. This network would provide a major land corridor for transport of people and goods across the frontiers of the member countries.