Mumbai Metro's Line 3: First fully underground corridor to get modern coaches with environment-friendly features2 min read 04 Jun 2023, 09:42 PM IST
The trains prioritize high interior density and are energy-efficient and safe, with a 25% reduction target by 2025. They are also 96% recyclable and 99% recoverable, with no prohibited substances used
For Mumbai’s first fully underground metro project which is the Colaba-Bandra-SEEPZ Metro's line 3, the city's first fully underground corridor, French rolling stock manufacturers Alstom has indigenously designed and manufactured, and commissioned 31 lightweight, fully furnished modern passenger train sets of 8 cars each. These metro trains are estimated to reduce 35% of overall traffic and help in reducing air and noise pollution.