Bombardier Local arrives in Mumbai
More 71 trains are expected to arrive under MUTP
The train has been built with using modern technology and has arrived to serve the mumbaikars after several tests and checking.
There are 72 new trains to be added under the MUTP for regular transport in the city. The train has been built in stainless steel at a Chennai based factory. The train is lighter and comfortable than other trains. There would be more space in this train because of the special arrangement made in it. The train had left Chennai before three weeks for Mumbai but reached late facing the ongoing anti-Telangana agitation.
The first stage of MUTP locals was built by Siemens. It is expected that more 71 such trains will be added to Central and Western railways. The train came to Mumbai will be tested on various parameters. If the tests give satisfactory results, it is expected that the new train will be serving from December end.