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Mumbai Monorail Services Starts Soon

Monorail services will be restarted soon and likely to be in May as per Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA). During the Phase 1 services the monorail ridership was 15 to 18k daily, now the second phase also getting ready for launch which runs from wadala to jacob circle, so the expected ridership to be 1 lakh per day. Currently monorail is having only 10 racks, in which only 6 racks are in working condition. The expected frequency from Wadala to Jacob Circle will be 20 min, and expecting a huge response from Mumbai. Earlier it was just 9km in phase 1 where as now Wadala to Jacob circle is 11km.

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Mumbai Single Smart Card

Yes, Maharashtra Government is planning to come with a single smart card system in Mumbai for commuters so that they can travel any rail, metro train or monorail or in bus without standing in queues. As a pilot project this is implementing in Mumbai city for now, if it get succeeded then government will implement in other cities also.