Mumbai: The Central Railway (CR) will get around 20 brand new Bombardier make trains soon. The first batch of these trains would be made available in January 2018, officials said. All the 20 trains will be in Mumbai by March.
CR Set To Get New Trains-
“The move is to finally even out decades of imbalance in the Mumbai railways. The (first batch of the) new trains will be seen in Mumbai in January,” an official said.
“All the 20 trains will be in Mumbai by March and will be run on both the mainline and the Harbour line,” the official added.
11 Medha trains are also expected to arrive some time in the first months of next year, official said.
The Medha train is the first local train in India that has its electricals manufactured in India.