As Mumbai suffers through unbearable heat wave, image the plight of people who have to travel inside the packed local train. While well-heeled Mumbaikars can travel in their air-conditioned cars and buses, the common man's agony is increased mani-fold as he or she has to bear the scorching climate in packed compartments.
The recent conversion of 9-car trains to to 12-car ones is sure to provide some respite for the 10 lakh plus commuters on Harbour line.
Well, here's some good news for Mumbaikars travelling on the Harbour line.
After introducing the second 12-car train, the Central Railway authorities will start operating 14 more such 12-car trains from May 18. Below is the schedule of these train services.