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Who was the first railway minister of india ?

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Asked by angel, 29 Jul '13 12:06 pm
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Asaf ali
Answered by Ataur Rahman, 29 Jul '13 12:07 pm

 
  
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Is it LalBahadur Sastryji.?
Answered by ts, 29 Jul '13 12:09 pm

 
  
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Jon mathai was first minister of india.
Answered by ravindra ravindra.mogre, 29 Jul '13 12:09 pm

 
  
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Asaf ali
Answered by BeHappy, 30 Jul '13 01:26 pm

 
  
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Asaf ali
Answered by Quest, 30 Jul '13 11:02 am

 
  
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1947 (Nov.) John Mathai (not formally designated the Minister for Railways) presents the first Railway budget for independent India
Answered by saranathan Narasimhan, 29 Jul '13 11:38 pm

 
  
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Answered by vijay, 29 Jul '13 02:17 pm

 
  
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1947 (Nov.) John Mathai (not formally designated the Minister for Railways) presents the first Railway budget for independent India
1948-1952 N Gopalaswamy Ayyangar; worked on consolidating the various railways into the zonal railways
1952-1956 Lal Bahadur Shastri; resigned in 1956 taking responsibility for three fatal railway accidents
1956-1962 Jagjivan Ram
1962 Sardar Swaran Singh
1967?? Kengal Hanumanthaiah (Note: Some sources suggest he was Railway Minister later, in 1971). Ram Sew Singh is also mentioned in some sources as a railway minister in 1966-1968, he may not have been a Cabinet minister for railways.
1968 Cheppudira Muthana Poonacha
1969 Govinda Menon Panampilly
1970-1971 Gulzari Lal Nanda Note: Kengal Hanumanthaiah may have been the Railway Minister briefly in 1971.
1972-1973 Tonse Ananth Pai ...more
Answered by uday shetty, 29 Jul '13 12:10 pm

 
  
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