14/09/2017 4:08 PM IST | Updated 14/09/2017 4:20 PM IST

508 Km, 350 Km/Hr: The Ahmedabad-Mumbai Bullet Train In Numbers

On the fast track.

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Narendra Modi, India's prime minister, left, and Shinzo Abe, Japan's prime minister

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe on Thursday laid the foundation stone for India's first bullet train project based on Japan's Shinkansen super speed train technology. The ambitious project would add pace to the country's development, Modi said.

Here are some numbers from the bullet train project.