Union Budget 2020-21: Government to start Kisan Rail with refrigerated coaches or milk, meat and fish

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced in her Budget speech that Indian Railways will set up 'Kisan Rail' with refrigerated freight trains under a PPP model so that perishable goods such as milk, fish and meat can be easily transported.
Written By Siddhu Manchikanti | Updated: February 01, 2020 13:37 IST
Union Budget 2020-21: Government to start Kisan Rail with refrigerated coaches or milk, meat and fish

This time, the Modi government made its main target the rural areas and now they have come up with an innovative idea. Till now, there is no proper transport facility that aided by the government from the farmers that could be of any extensive use.
 
Now, the Modi government wants to attract the farmers with this new scheme in the Railways department. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced in her Budget speech that Indian Railways will set up 'Kisan Rail' with refrigerated freight trains under a PPP model so that perishable goods such as milk, fish, and meat can be easily transported.
 
The Civil Aviation Ministry will start 'Krishi Udaan' on international and national routes for the transportation of agricultural produce.




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