Us based Hyperloop One is the ambitious project of Elon Musk which aims to build a super-fast transportation system. The technology is touted to use magnetic levitation in low-pressure tubes to transport people and goods at jet plane like speeds. Hyperloop One Inc. is in initial talks with the Indian government to partially build and operate the vehicle between some major cities of India.
If implemented, it can reduce the travelling time between Mumbai and New Delhi to just 60 minutes.
Railway minister Suresh Prabhu who was participating in an event termed Hyperloop technolgy “very exciting” and said “Think of travelling to Mumbai-Delhi in just 60 minutes and Mumbai to Chennai in 30 minutes. We will closely watch it how it is happening.”