Dec 30 2016 | India Opportunities

Maharashtra government signs MOU with Railways for Mumbai projects

The Government of Maharashtra has recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Railway to implement the Mumbai Urban Transport Project (MUTP)- Phase III. According to the MOU, 47 new-age suburban trains would be procured, 300 new suburban services to be added, Thane station upgradation, quadrupling of the Virar-Dahanu stretch, a new 28-km corridor between Panvel, Karjat and Khopoli, 8 km Bandra-Virar Elevated Rail Corridor, CST-Panvel Elevated Rail Corridor and the 70-km Vasai-Diva-Panvel suburban corridor.