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Hindu Business: Private Freight Trains - Some Way to go before we finish

Logistics and Transportation sector in India is facing major challenges due to bad road conditions, traffic, highway robberies, etc., which results in delay of consignment and further affecting the economy. To overcome this challenges government is taking major initiative, they are taking steps to improve the freight transportation in India.

For this the Railway Ministry's have planned to allow private companies to run freight trains from their own private terminals. No doubt that this step may lead to faster evacuation of cargo, but according to analysts, the proposed move will be faced by multiple challenges.

Earlier government has taken many initiatives to improve the conditions of  logistics and transportation industry such as allowing Private Container Terminal Operators, Multi Modal Logistics Parks or Private Freight Terminals etc., but all this efforts of government have not met the desired results.

The complete article is covered in The Hindu Newspaper and t​​​o read more about what top people from industries says, click here:-

http://www.thehindu.com/business/some-way-to-go-before-the-finish/article18340854.ece

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