New Delhi (IANS) - Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu (pictured) on May 16 said the Indian Railways is one of the most "data rich" organisations and is working to use its data for "operational improvements and monetisation". According to him, the data creation is phenomenal in the Indian Railways to carry out commercial and operational opportunity.
"Data can be leveraged for operational improvements and monetisation. We are working on a holistic plan of Mission Rail Development," the minister said, adding that "data analytics must be studied, analysed and monitored to improve the Railways' programme". He pointed out that technology is ever evolving and the need of the hour is to progress with data analytics.