ArrowArtboardCreated with Sketch.Title ChevronTitle ChevronIcon FacebookIcon LinkedinIcon Mail ContactPath LayerIcon MailPositive ArrowIcon PrintIcon Twitter

Indian subway boom promises smarter urban growth

Cities seize chance to add business while easing traffic and pollution

Passengers board Delhi's Magenta Line, which was recently expanded, at the Nehru Place station. (Photo by Go Yamada)

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI -- Indian cities are vastly expanding their subway networks to reduce road congestion and gasoline consumption while encouraging commercial and residential development as urban planning catches on in the country.

Sponsored Content

About Sponsored Content This content was commissioned by Nikkei's Global Business Bureau.

Nikkei Asian Review, now known as Nikkei Asia, will be the voice of the Asian Century.

Celebrate our next chapter
Free access for everyone - Sep. 30

Find out more