Ministry of Railways via PIB India:
Indian Railways is the backbone of the country’s logistics sector.
During 2020, when most of the activities were under lockdown, Indian Railways was providing relentless services in Freight transportation in the country.
Indian Railways achieved highest ever loading continuously in Sept, Oct, Nov and Dec 2020.
Indian Railways has embraced a “Freight on Priority” policy by pushing for an aggressive customer-centric approach to expand the freight carried not only from the traditional segments but also by attracting new customers to its fold.
In its commitment to take level of customer services to new heights, Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister for Railways has launched today a Freight Business Development Portal as one stop solution for all the needs of freight customers.
The Minister said that Indian Railway is an invisible thread which connects the length and breath of India.
During the lock down, Railway showed it’s resolve in delivering the essential supplies to the nation in most challenging times and keep national supply chains running.
The new portal will be game changer in ensuring in ease of doing business with Railways.
The portal will ensure that best services are available to the clients.
The Minister said that last 6 years have seen an extra ordinary development in all spheres of Railway operations under the leadership of PM.
Indian Railway is getting future ready. The commitment of Railways to further improve the services is unflinching.
Greatness of Railways would not just be in being better than someone else but being the BEST.