A heap of people on a narrow, barricaded stairway, waving and crying for help: millions watched video clips of that 30-minute Mumbai horror.
A full-fledged suburban rail system for Bengaluru, similar to the one in Mumbai, may not come true. What the city has got, however, is a series of detailed project reports (DPRs) on suburban rail over the past three decades.
Suburban train services operating from Moore market complex (MMC) on Wednesday suffered cancellation following a derailment at Avadi here, officials said today.
An ambitious plan for elevated corridors over existing rail tracks in Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru that will improve safety and decongest networks is being considered by the railways in partnership with state governments and central agencies.