Mumbai, Mar 29 (PTI) The long wait of rail commuters to board a train on the harbour line from Andheri to Goregaon ended today with the inaugural run train service. Also Read - Railways Minister Piyush Goyal to Undergo Surgery to Remove Kidney Stone, Says 'Will Be Back Soon’

Railway Minister Piyush Goyal inaugurated the Andheri-Goregaon harbour line at an event held at the Goregaon station tonight. Also Read - After Ram Vilas Paswan's Demise, Piyush Goyal Gets Additional Charge of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution

Regular services are expected to start next week, a Railway official said. Also Read - Kolkata Metro East-West Corrider: Railway Minister Piyush Goyal Inaugurates First Train From Phoolbagan Station

“The harbour line will be further extended till Borivali,” Goyal said, adding the Union government has undertaken Rs 54,777 crore-worth projects for improving the railway infrastructure in Mumbai.

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