Railway Minister Dinesh Trivedi’s recipe for change
Set-up a Stations Authority of India ( SAI) on the lines of the Airports Authority of India. No mention of source of funds for the proposed SAI.
A Railway Safety Board on the lines of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation to prevent accidents.
Out-of-the-box thinking as increasing passenger fares can backfire politically on Government.
Designer uniforms for the driver and co-driver of the train so that they can take pride in their job.
Two expert committees have been set up—one under Sam Pitroda on modernising Railways and a Safety Review Committee under Anil Kakodkar, former chairman of Atomic Energy Commission.