With rising concerns over safety of trains in backdrop, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe today laid the foundation stone of the ambitious bullet train project at the Athletic Stadium in Ahmedabad.
The National High Speed Rail Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) will be undertaking the execution of the 508 km-long Mumbai-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail (MAHSR) project. The overall estimated cost of the Mumbai-Ahmedabad is Rs 1.1 lakh crore.
The bullet train project is expected to not only give a fresh outlook to the railways but also give impetus to the regional economy. But, the ambitious project faces several challenges. Read More…
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