Millions of commuters in India have high hopes as the new BJP government prepares to announce the railway budget.

The country’s British-built, 160-year-old rail network, is in a desperate state of disrepair.

Many expect the government to announce a drastic modernisation drive that may even include the introduction of bullet trains.

Al Jazeera's Karishma Vyas reports from Mumbai, where about 8.5m people travel on the train every day.

Source: Al Jazeera