All that you need to know about the Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train
Between the two cities, Mumbai and Ahmedabad, Bullet train line is proposed to be built.
This will involve the use of Japanese technology ‘Shinkansen’.
It is estimated that this train will take mere two hours and seven minutes between the two cities.
At present the fastest train between the two cities is Mumbai-Ahmadabad Shatabdi which takes somewhere around six hours.
The cost of this project is estimated to be around Rs. 1.08 lakh crore.
The area surrounding the stations will also bloom and lot of revenue can be generated from the sale of various goods in the station area and through advertisements.
This project will have multiple economic and social benefits. The construction of this project is planned to begin in 2018 and will take around five years to complete. This train will have total 12 stations, out of which eight stations will be in Gujarat.