Rajya Sabha Query on Corporatisation of Railways

The below information was given by the Minister of State for Railways, Shri Bharatsinh Solanki in written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha on 18.5.2012 regarding corporatisation of Railways.

Que : Whether it is proposed for Corporatisation of Railways

Ans: No

Que : Whether it is proposed to outsource non-transportation work

Ans: Outsourcing of certain services in Railways is done on a need-based manner to improve efficiency and enhance customer satisfaction. There is no decision to outsource non-transportation work.

Que : Whether it is also proposed to go in for parallel disinvestment

Ans: No