India Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu Offers Resignation, PM Modi Asks Him To Wait

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu Offers Resignation, PM Modi Asks Him To Wait

Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu has offered to resign from his post after back-to-back train derailments in the last five days. However, PM Narendra Modi “asked him to wait.” Prabhu met with Prime Minister after Kaifiyat Express derailed in Uttar Pradesh’s Auraiya district early on Wednesday morning.

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu Offers Resignation
Source: Business Line

Taking moral responsibility, he tweeted a series of tweets. Prabhu wrote: “I met the Hon’ble Prime Minister @narendramodi taking full moral responsibility. Hon’ble PM has asked me to wait.”

“I am extremely pained by the unfortunate accidents, injuries to passengers and loss of precious lives. It has caused me deep anguish.”

“In less than three years as Minister, I have devoted my blood and sweat for the betterment of the Railways (1/5).”

“New India envisioned by PM deserves a Rlys which is efficient and modern. I promise that is the path, on which Rlys is progressing now (3/5).”

“Under the leadership of PM, tried 2 overcome decades of neglect thru systemic reforms in all areas leading 2 unprecedented investment& milestones.”

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu Offers Resignation
Source: Business Line

On Saturday, the Kalinga Utkal Express had derailed at Khatauli near Muzaffarnagar killing 22 people. On Wednesday, another train Kaifiyat Express derailed in Auraiya, Uttar Pradesh. At least 70 people were injured in the incident.

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