Big blow for Mumbai, Metro rollout delayed, here is why
The deadlock over procurement of the coaches lasted for almost one year because the financing bank for the two Metro projects — the Asian Development Bank (ADB) — wanted MMRDA to strike out a condition stating 75 per cent of the Metro coaches will be made in India.
An MMRDA official said, “We lost almost one year in working this out. We have taken down the condition." Image source: Official website