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Blog Entry# 1973706  
Posted: Aug 27 2016 (10:41)

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Aug 27 2016 (08:56)   From the Archives - dated August 26, 1966
 

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Rail passengers: proposal for insurance
The Railway Minister, Mr. S.K. Patil, informed the Lok Sabha today [August 25, New Delhi] that a scheme for insurance of rail passengers was under the consideration of the Government. Replying to points raised in a debate on recent railway accidents, Mr. Patil pointed out that the introduction of the insurance scheme in the railways was not as easy as in air travel where the number of passengers was comparatively small. Still, the matter was under consideration. It might mean a little increase in the ticket rate. Mr. Patil did not accept the suggestion for an increase in staff strength. There was no case for it. The bane of India, he said, was that there were often
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ten people to do a job which was done by one or two persons in other countries.

  
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Good insurance scheme with the lowest premium.

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