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Faster trains sought to industrial hubs from city

With the state advocating that industry move to Tier-2 cities and decongest Bangalore, there is an urgent need for introduction of fast train services to areas like Mysore, Nanjangud and Tumkur, an industry chamber has said. “There is a significant business and commuter traffic between these cities. They are forced to use rail surface transport options. This initiative will certainly de-congest Bangalore, especially in terms of housing and other infrastructure bottlenecks,” the Bangalore Chamber of Industry and Commerce (BCIC) said. In a pre-budget memorandum to Railway ...