PTI | Last Modified - Feb 03, 2012, 11:53 PM IST
Jaipur: The North Western Railway has recorded a 15.71 per cent growth in the first three quarters of the current fiscal, an NWR official said.
The total earning of NW Railway till December 2011 was Rs 2,831 crore, marking an increase of Rs 384.27 crore compared to the corresponding period of the previous year, NWR General Manager R C Agrawal said at a press conference here.
He said the NWR expected its total earning to be around Rs 3,700 crore at the end of this fiscal.
He also said a proposal involving an expenditure of Rs 1,200 crore to man all level crossings under the NWR has been forwarded to the Railway Board for sanction.
Meanwhile, the NWR has held responsible driver and guard of Delhi-Ajmer Shatabdi Express for for its unscheduled halting at Bandikui railway station in Rajasthan last year allegedly at the behest of former BJP MP Vijay Goel.
Goel had allegedly got the train stopped at the station where BJP workers received him. growth