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India's first underwater metro train coming up by March 2022


India's first underwater metro train coming up by March 2022


The first underwater metro project is being constructed in Kolkata, a part of which will pass under the iconic Hoogly river on which the famous Howrah bridge is constructed.

It is expected that the metro project will be completed by March 2022.

According to the Bloomberg report, Kolkata Metro Rail Corporation is awaiting the final payment of $ 2.8 million from the Railways board.

The new line is expected to carry about 900,000 people daily, roughly 20% of the city’s population.

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