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On the recommendation of _______ in 1978, a number of electrification works were taken up in Indian Railways.
1. Abhijit Sen Committee
2. J. Raj Committee
3. Athreya Committee
4. Abid Hussain Committee

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Correct Answer - Option 2 : J. Raj Committee

The correct answer is J. Raj Committee.

  •  J. Raj Committee:
    • On the recommendation of the J.Raj Committee report in 1978, a number of electrification works were included in the Pink Book, and a Railway Electrification headquarters came into being.
    • Since most of the sanctioned electrification works were falling in the Central and Southern regions of the country, the headquarters of electrification was set up at Nagpur.
    • And functioned under the charge of an Additional General Manager from 1982 to 1984.
    • The Railway Electrification office was shifted to Allahabad under the Additional General Manager from January 1985.
    • A regular General Manager was posted at the Central Organisation for Railway Electrification, Allahabad from July 1987 onwards and this continues today.

Committee Related to

Abhijit Sen Committee (2002)

It is related to Long Term Food Policy.

Abid Hussain Committee

It is Related to Small Scale Industries.

Athreya Committee

It is related to the Restructuring Of IDBI.

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