The first step has been taken for the long-harassed Mumbai commuters experiencing an era of world-class travel with the country`s first Monorail.
After years of delays and overcoming many a operational hiccups, the country`s first Monorail finally made its debut here today with Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan inaugurating the service.
Twenty foreign and Thai tourists were stranded mid-air for an hour after an electric monorail stopped working at a zoo in Thailand`s northern province of Chiang Mai frequented by several Indian visitors every month.
The central government is providing financial assistance to Himachal Pradesh for preparing a mobility plan for monorail projects in Shimla and Dharamsala.
India`s first monorail successfully ran in Mumbai, covering approximately a distance of four kilometres from Wadala depot to Mysore colony.
Speedy Monorail services could become a reality in Jammu and Srinagar if an ambitious plan of Rs 30,000 crores prepared by the state government gets the nod of the Centre.
n a bid to provide rapid and safe mass transport, Odisha government has envisioned a futuristic plan for setting up Monorail transit system in the twin cities of Cuttack and Bhubaneswar.
To give a green solution to Shimla`s problem of vehicular pollution and traffic congestion, the government has plans to go for a monorail project, a minister said on Sunday.
A committee headed by Kerala Transport Minister Aryadan Mohammed has been formed to discuss and finalise the mono rail projects in Kozhikode and Thiruvananthapuram.
Haryana Government is considering to introduce Monorail between Faridabad and Gurgaon, which will further accelerate the pace of development in the area, Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda said.
The Bihar Urban Development Department is mulling a proposal to run monorail service in the state capital.
With `Metroman` E Sreedharan on Sunday stating that monorail is "viable" in Kozhikode.
Kerala cabinet on Wednesday entrusted National Transportation Planning and
Research Centre with the task of conducting a feasibility
study to introduce a 28-km monorail project for the city.
Maharashtra government has signed a
pact with US-based Minata Transportation Institute (MTI) to
introduce security of global standards in public transport in
The ambitious Monorail project of
the MMRDA, which aims at reducing the burden on other public
transportation networks, today said that it would provide
The first phase of Mumbai Metro and
Monorail, aimed to benefit the suburban population in the
metropolis, will meet its December 2010 deadline.
Engineering major Larsen & Toubro
and Malaysia`s Scomi Group are expected to commission the
first phase of Mumbai Monorail, India`s first such system, by
end of this year.
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