Presenting his maiden Railway Budget, Rail Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday said that Railways can play a very important role in PM Narendra Modi's ambition of eliminating poverty from the country.
"I thank people for giving me this opportunity. PM challenged us when he talked about the need for about poverty elimination," Prabhu said. "This is an organisation that touches the heart of all Indians. Railways can play a prime role in PM's dream of eliminating poverty from India."