Railway Line To Be Constructed Along Nagpur-Mumbai Super Express Way
2018-07-16 Announcements Construction Western India
Union Minister of Railways, Finance, Corporate Affairs, and Coal, Shri Piyush Goyal informed that the Railway Ministry is trying to execute a plan for setting up railway line across the national highways. One such proposal is to connect Nagpur - Mumbai Super Express Way (Samriddhi Mahamarg) to Railway line connecting Nagpur - Mumbai. The construction of such a Hi-speed Railway Corridor will make it feasible to cover the distance between Nagpur & Mumbai in just 5 hours. Indian Railways has also allocated a record sum of 67 thousand crore rupees for development of Suburban railway network in Mumbai which is used by one-third of total Railway passengers in India.