Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train Project: Firm Floats Tender to Construct India's First Undersea Tunnel

India | 1 week ago | 23-09-2022 | 07:50 pm

Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet Train Project: Firm Floats Tender to Construct India's First Undersea Tunnel

New Delhi: The National High Speed Railway Corporation Limited (NHSRCL) has invited bids for the construction of a 21-kilometre-long tunnel, seven km of which will be under the sea, for the Mumbai-Ahmedabad High Speed Rail Corridor, reported news agency PTI. The work on the corridor has gained momentum after the change in government in Maharashtra, with tenders, which were previously floated and withdrawn, being renewed again, sources said.Also Read - India's First Bullet Train Between Mumbai-Ahmedabad Progressing at Pace. SEE PICSNHSRCL had first invited tenders for the project in 2019, but didn’t attract any bidder forcing it to again float tenders in November 2021. Land acquisition for the project in Maharashtra, including at Bandra-Kurla Complex, had also been a festering issue during the previous state government, sources said. However, now with the change in government, officials claim that nearly 96 per cent of the land for the project has been acquired in Maharashtra. Also Read - Delhi-Varanasi Bullet Train To Have 2 Stops In Noida. Train To Cover 800+ Kms In 4 Hours. Deets Inside(Based on PTI inputs) Also Read - Good News: Bullet Train Trials Soon, At 350 kmph Speed To Match Aeroplane's Takeoff

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