The three metro lines will together add more than 42-km to the metro network of Mumbai
The three new Mumbai metro lines will be built at an investment of over ₹19,000 crore
Mumbai Metro is set to give a big boost to infrastructure and connectivity of the financial capital of India. Inaugurating the various metro projects in Mumbai, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that by 2023-24 the capacity of metro network in Mumbai will be as much as the local trains in the city at present. "From 11 km today, the metro network of the city will increase to 325 km by 2023-24. The capacity of the metro will become as much as that of the volume of people carried by Mumbai local today. The coaches which run on the metro lines will also be manufactured in India," PM Modi said.
Here is all you need to know about the Mumbai Metro:
1) The three new Mumbai metro lines will be built at an investment of over ₹19,000 crore.
2) They will together add more than 42-km to the metro network of the city.
3) The three corridors are 9.2 km Gaimukh to ShivajiChowk (Mira Road) Metro-10 corridor, 12.7 km Wadala to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Metro-11 corridor and 20.7 km long Kalyan to Taloja Metro-12 corridor.
4) These three new lines will take the total number of metro lines to 14 across the Mumbai metropolitan region.