What may come as a major relief to the thousands of commuters, the Central Railway (CR) will be introducing 12-coach trains on the Harbour line from April 29.
The Harbour line is currently serviced by nine-coach trains that run a total of 590 services a day. Railways plans to replace these with 12-coach trains in the coming months.
From April 29, the following services will be augmented to 12-coach rakes:
The conversion will increase each train’s passenger carrying capacity by 33%.