Op-Ed: A Plan for Railway Development in Trivandrum

After years of heady promises and Budget proposals, the development of railway infrastructure in and around Trivandrum has fallen far short of where it should be given the growth of the city, high-technology and the upcoming deep water port at Vizhinjam. With the Indian Railways facing serious resource constraints, let’s take a pragmatic look at how we can achieve maximum impact with the least cost possible. Options for time-bound development of the key stations at Central, Kochuveli and Nemom, commuter rail services and cargo traffic are examined in this article.

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