Proposal to outsource commercial, on board services; but no large-scale privatisation plans: Rlys

New Delhi, Nov 22 (PTI) There is a proposal to outsource commercial and onboard services of a few trains, but no large-scale privatisation plans are underway, the Railway Ministry informed Parliament on Friday.

In reply to a query in the Rajya Sabha, the ministry said that while private players will be allowed to run trains, the responsibility of its safety lay with the railways. PTI ASG ASG NSD NSD