Bibek Debroy: The Indian Railway heritage

Bibek Debroy |  Sep 23, 2016 09:44 PM IST

The peg for this, is a column I wrote (in Business Standard) on January 2, 2016. That column was on steam locomotives. In passing, I said rolling stock and locomotives were interchangeable between DHR (Darjeeling Himalayan Railway) and MLR (Matheran Light Railway) from Neral to Matheran. It now transpires I was wrong, but since the same mistake was made by railway engineers, I can be excused. I got my information through Indian Railways Fan Club Association (IRFCA). "A 'B' class loco #794 from the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway has.....

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