NEW DELHI: His proposal for hiking passenger fare led to his ouster as railway minister but TMC MP Dinesh Trivedi today said he would do it again if given an opportunity, soon after his successor announced a rollback. "I will present the same budget which I presented in parliament on March 14, if I am asked to do it again," Trivedi said when asked about the decision by Railway Minister Mukul Roy to roll back the fare hike.
Strongly opposing the hike in rail passenger fare, Trinamool Congress on
Wednesday demanded a roll-back. A team of Trinamool Congress MPs met Railway
Minister and party colleague Dinesh Trivedi soon after he presented the Railway
Budget in which he proposed to hike fares across all classes.Minister of State for Health Sudip Bandopadhyay said that the TMC MPs asked the
Railway Minister to roll-back the fare hike.