And Khan:A £350 million renovation of Central line trains is due to start at the end of next year. This will include fitting CCTV and enabling the trains and carriages to remain in service for another decade.
I assume TfL have told Khan this. Sometimes organizations like this do bullshit because they don't want to do the work. See for example British Rail gave Michael Portillo some very large figure for repairing the Ribblesdale Viaduct. Portillo, who was a serious man (stupid rhetorical flourishes aside), looked into it and this enabled the line to be saved. Bailey, who isn't a serious man, probably hasn't thought of asking TFL and wouldn't understand the figures they sent him.He said it was impossible to “retro-fit” cameras as each train’s existing power supply was too low.
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