Union Minister of State for Commerce and Industry D Purandeswari has sought the intervention of Railway Minister to speedily ground the tourism projects in the region.

In a letter to both Railway Minister Pawan Kumar Bansal and Minister of State for Railways Kotla Suryaprakash Reddy, Ms, Purandeswari sought their intervention in getting the Integral Coach Factory to respond on the request for detailed cost estimates for transparent rail bogies. The AP Tourism Development Corporation approached the ICF and requested the estimates to enable them to submit project proposals to the Centre for financial assistance, she wrote.

She sought the support of the Ministers in getting the information to be able to send along with other proposals for development of tourism in the region.