By : Oneindia Video Team
Published : March 01, 2017, 04:10
Duration : 02:09
India to have Hyperloop One after Dubai
India may have Hyperloop One after Dubai as Hyperloop One has launched vision for India where travel time from Bengaluru to Chennai could become 20 mins if executed. Hyperloop One, the US-based startup that wants to revolutionise how the world travels, showcased its vision for India at an event in Delhi. Railways Minister Suresh Prabhu and Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant also attended the event. Hyperloop Technologies which is building a super-fast transportation alternative solution inspired by an idea of Tesla's Elon Musk , is in initial talks with the Indian government and companies to partially build and operate the vehicle on some routes, the company announced at an event in New Delhi. India, has the world’s second-biggest population and, is struggling to match infrastructure requirements with rapid population growth. According to reports, PM Narendra Modi has plans to spend a record 3.96 trillion rupees ($59 billion) to build and modernise its railways, airports and roads, as the country seeks to improve its facilities to attract companies to invest in the country. US based start up Hyperloop One will decide shortly whether it can run the vehicle in India after studying the market, Hyperloop One CEO said at the event.