Video : The unmanned train sets an example to the country, says Transport Minister

Tuesday, 10 December 2013 - 13:03

Transportation Minister Kumara Welgama says that a railway engine plying without an engine driver sets an example to the country.

He further says that developed countries ply trains without engine drivers, and that we should adopt the same system in our country.

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