Suresh Prabhu ,Railway Minister told that “A safety cess on passenger tickets is under consideration."
Recently too many rail accident took place and nothing seriously was done ,putting safety cess means railway wants increase the fare ...Here are the list of train accidents ...
May 1, 2016
Eight coaches of the Old Delhi-Faizabad Express derailed near Hapur in Uttar Pradesh.
May 6, 2016
The Chennai Central-Thiruvananthapuram Central super-fast collided sideways with a suburban train near Pattabiram in West Chennai.
May 19, 2016
The engine of the Assam-bound Kanyakumari-Dibrugarh Express derailed in Nagercoil .
July 26, 2016
A school van was hit by a passenger train in Uttar Pradesh, killing eight children who were less than ten years old.
August 28, 2016
Twelve coaches of the Thiruvananthapuram-Mangalore Express derailed near Karukutty station in Ernakulam district .
September 20, 2016
A goods train derailed at Karunagappalli station near Kollam in Tamil Nadu,
The Bhubaneswar-Bhadrak passenger train collided with a goods train near Kathojodi station in Cuttack in Odisa, as they were running on the same track.
October 5, 2016
Nine coaches of Pune-bound Jammu Tawi-Pune Jhelum Express carrying 165 people derailed.
November 20, 2016
In one of the worst train accidents in India in a long time, 14 coaches of the Patna-Indore Express derailed in Kanpur Dehat .
December 6, 2016
The engine and two coaches of the Guwahati-bound Capital Express derailed in North Bengal.
December 28, 2016
Fourteen coaches of the Sealdah-Ajmer Express derailed in Kanpur.
January 22, 2017
Nine coaches of the Bhubaneswar-bound Jagdalpur-Bhubaneswar Express derailed, and at least 27 passengers were killed.
February 20, 2017
The Delhi-bound Kalindi Express derailed at the Tundla Junction in Uttar Pradesh.
March 17, 2017
A train rammed into an ambulance at an unmanned level crossing at Mannekote-Talaka road near Challakere in Chitradurga district in central Karnataka.