Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu on Thursday said his ministry received an overwhelming response and suggestions on social media during the formative phase of the Railway Budget 2015-16.
"We received over 20,000 responses from people on social media and some of the suggestions are there in the Budget," Prabhu said in his maiden Budget speech in Parliament.
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The minister stressed on the need for a transformation in railways and said that the quality of services is a priority for the government.
The Ministry of Railways launched its Facebook and Twitter pages in July 2014.
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