In Mumbai, 3.5 Million people travels daily in Mumbai Local Train and only 3500
travelers are using Go Mumbai Smart Card on daily basis. Card system was
initially introduced in London, Singapore and got very successful.
The Card was first introduced in Mumbai in 2006-2007 and was Central Railway
officials expected major use of this facility. However, this system was Failed.
This was first Introduced for BEST buses, and then for Central and Western
BEST conductors were also given the hand-held devices to swipe and validate the
cards; The devices were installed at all railway stations for the ease of the
passengers. More than 100 SDPs - Service Delivery Points are set up at BEST bus