Railway minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, flanked by ministers of state K.J. Surya Prakash Reddy and Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury-BIPLAB BANERJEE

Railway minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, flanked by ministers of state K.J. Surya Prakash Reddy and Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury-BIPLAB BA

Railway minister Pawan Kumar Bansal, flanked by ministers of state K.J. Surya Prakash Reddy and Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury-BIPLAB BA

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