Prime Minister Narendra Modi to address at inaugural session of Rail Vikas Shivir ar Surajkund near Delhi today.
Setting agenda for the megaevent PM Modi is likely to speak on the role of railways sector for the country’s economic growth.
Rail Vikas Shivir will commence from today and will be up for three days. Making train journeys more pleasant and comfortable and achieving near-zero fatalities on track are the issues likely to discussed at the shivir.
In order to improve the railways services more than one lakh new crowd-sourced ideas will be generated and examined and selected ideas will be discussed in the event.
The venue of the event is creatively divided into various areas named after the names of popular train services such as Rajdhani, Shatabdi, Duronto, Humsafar, Tejas, Gatimaan, Uday, Antyodaya and Jan Shatabdi.
Prime minister will also be present on concluding day of the Shivir to have detailed interaction with the participants and will also give away prize money to the top three teams and top 15 crowd-sourced ideas.