Indian Railway Minister D.V. Sadananda Gowda presented the Railway Budget of 2014-2015 on 08-07-2014 In the budget Railway Minister announced that Mumbai will get the following benefits.
Mumbai :: Railway Budget 2014 -15
Railway Budget 2014 -15 for Mumbai
  • Bullet Train :: India's first bullet Train on Mumbai - Ahmedabad route.The Train will start from Bandra - Kurla Complex and connect Thane via an underground networks and will cross Virar and Palghar and then touch Surat, Vadodara and then reach Ahmedabad.
  • Semi - High Speed Corridors :: Mumbai - Ahmedabad and Mumbai - Goa Semi - High Speed corridors.For this Railway chose Nine Corridors in all for trial runs of Semi-high speed trains at 160 - 200 km per hour.
  • New Rakes :: 72 New Rakes for Local Trains. 72 rakes including 864 coaches. The rakes will run on 25KV AC.
  • Surveys :: Surveys for CST - Panvel fast corridor, Panvel - Diva - Virar corridor and Thane - Navi Mumbai Airport Corridor.
  • Free Wi-Fi :: Free Wi-Fi at 6 stations for long distance commuters.
  • Integrated Security System :: Central Railway will get an amount of Rs 7Cr for CCTVs,Scanners, Close TV cameras, Door - frame metal Detectors. The Integrated Security System(ISS) will cover 6 stations including CST,Dadar, Kurla, Thane and Kalyan.
  • Long Distance Trains ::  Mumbai Central - New Delhi Premium Trains, they are, 
LTT - Lucknow AC Weekly Train
Mumbai - Gorakhpur Jansadharan Express
Mumbai - Jaynagar Jansadharan Express
Mumbai - Bidar Weekly Express
LTT - Azamagarh Weekly
Mumbai - Kazipeth Weekly Express via Balharshah
Bandra - Jaipur Express 
Mumbai - Paliitana Weekly Express

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