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Is Mamta Banerjee gud as a Railway Minister or Lalu Prasad Yadav?? I feel Lalu Prasad was a Competent railway minister as he brought so much surplus profits and introduced how many trains. Your comments plz??

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Asked by cyrus irani, 01 Jan '10 06:16 pm
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Railway Ministry is a crucial portfolio for any politician to want it desperately because apart from the previlege of handing out goodies by way of additional trains from one's home State, it's range of operations are so vast that it is a virtual money spinner for any politician to take care of his or her future needs in the next election.

Thus, in all these years it has been treated and misused in a partisan manner, with very little regard for overall requirement of the nation as such. This has happened both during the early years when Congress held absolute power and later on when the hotch alliances left it a virtual unsupervised ministry, well beyond the purview of the PM to have any say in its functioning.

No one really knows how authentic are the figures that were dished out in the last few years under Laloo Yadav. For any one familiar with accounting, would understand that, a few changes in the methodology can throw up vastly different figures. If the surplus as claimed ...more
Answered by Omega, 01 Jan '10 06:51 pm

 
  
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I favour Lallu because he always thought of poors & common people while Mamta never thinks so.
Answered by ajay, 01 Jan '10 06:30 pm

 
  
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Only one railway minister was good -that is jafir shrief-
lallo's work was only in papers,so many trains he started baut never run on tracks-hidden charges were there,
mamta is pleasing only her fevorites
Answered by Pardeep kapoor, 01 Jan '10 06:19 pm

 
  
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It was nothing but window dressing but mamta too si not that good.we had only one good railways misister and that was madhav rao sindhia
Answered by krish, 01 Jan '10 06:22 pm

 
  
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