ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Articles By Sudhir P Badami

Urban Transport in Mumbai

The Mumbai Metro Master Plan, comprising upgradation of the existing suburban railway system and the construction of a new metro, will cost a staggering Rs 60,000 crore at present prices and still leave a huge shortfall in carrying capacity when completed by 2022. The author argues for an alternative, a combination of the Skybus and the bus rapid transit system, which will take five years to implement at a much lower cost and with surplus carrying capacity.