Through the Plans

Five Year Plans : First Second Third Fourth Fifth Sixth Seventh Eighth Ninth Tenth Eleventh

National Transport Development
Policy Committee (NTDPC)

Following are the major functions of the Transport Division:

A. Transport

Specific sector-wise responsibilities are as under:

I. Railways

II. Roads

III. Road Transport

IV. Shipping

V. Ports

VI. Inland Water Transport

VII. Civil Aviation

(B) Construction Sector

Construction Sector is an additional charge with the Transport Division. The main responsibility of the Transport Division is to examine the policy issues relating to the construction sector and preparing Report of the Working Group on Construction Sector set up in connection with the formulation of Five Year Plan; preparing material on construction sector for the Tenth Plan document. Other activities include participation in the seminars, workshops and conferences relating to construction sector, participation in the meetings of Board of Governors of Construction Industry Development Council and other organizations in the field of construction.




Infrastructure, Economic Survey 07-08
¨ Railways
¨ Roads
¨ Civil Aviation 
¨ Ports
¨ Investment on
Infrastructure in 11th Plan

Statistical Tables
¨ Revenue Earning Goods Traffic on Indian Railways
(a) Traffic Originating
(b) Goods Carried
¨ Operations of Road Transport
¨ Growth of Civil Aviation

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