Historic bullet train agreement of Rs 98,000 Cr between Indian and Japan will reduce the travel time between Mumbai and Ahmedabad to 3 hours.
During the high level meeting between India and Japan, an agreement of Rs 98,000 Cr was signed during Annual Summit level among Prime Ministers of these two countries. Under this agreement, Japan will provide both technical and financial assistance in this most ambitious Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project.
After the completion of this project, train network will reduce the travel time for 505 kilometers between these two cities from eight hours to only three hours. Thus, Mumbai, which is financial hub of India, will be connected to Ahmedabad with bullet train and will be at only few hours of travel distance.
While the historic agreement was signed between these two countries, Prime Ministers Modi stated that Japanese bullet train Shinkansen is known for its safety, speed and reliability.