Mumbai: CSMT adjudged ‘Best Swachh Iconic Place’

The award will be given at a ceremony on September 6 during Swachh Mahotsav at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi.

Mumbai suburban train hits buffer at CSMT

“The incident occurred at 2.28 pm on CSMT’s platform number 3. There was no report of injuries to passengers or damage to the train,” Shivaji Sutar, chief public relations officer, CR, said.


CSMT FOB collapse: Bridge or subway? BMC yet to decide

The Mumbai Traffic Police last month wrote to the civic body, asking whether it had decided on the construction of a FOB or a subway to replace the structure that collapsed in March.

Mumbai: Traffic density on CSMT-Panvel and Panvel-Virar elevated corridors to be studied

MD of MRVC, R S Khurana, said: “MRVC is going take help from RITES Limited to study traffic on both the corridors... Also, in future, Wadala-Ghatkopar-Kasarvadavali Metro line will run parallel to the CSMT-Panvel corridor and it needs to be studied whether both projects would get enough commuters.”

Mumbai: Supplementary chargesheet filed in Himalaya FOB collapse

According to the chargesheet, the BMC’s A ward, which undertook the beautification of the bridge under Swachh Bharat Abhiyan in 2016, has told the Mumbai Police that it had written to the bridges department to carry out a structural stability assessment of the FOB before work could begin.

CSMT FOB collapse probe: BMC’s vigilance dept points to poor repair work by contractor

The report added that actors like corrosion, lack of repair and maintenance, increase in load on the bridge by addition of granite slab flooring during refurbishment work undertaken by ward A, led to the collapse.


42 BMC engineers resume work after commissioner assures fair investigation into CSMT bridge collapse

The engineers had gone on strike on Monday after S O Kori, a retired chief engineer of the department, was arrested in connection to the bridge collapse incident.

CSMT FOB collapse: Director files for bail again, points at ‘improper’ BMC repair work

The audit firm’s director said that his company had carried out inventory work and the structural audit and that the observations were made in a report dated December 26, 2016 — two years and three months before the collapse.

Mumbai CSMT FOB collapse: 42 BMC engineers on mass leave to protest retd chief engineer’s arrest

Seven people were killed and 33 others injured in the FOB collapse. So far, police have arrested four people, including a consultant, two engineers and a former chief engineer of bridges in the case.

CSMT bridge collapse: Chargesheet filed against arrested director of audit firm

The bridge collapsed on March 14, killing seven persons, including staffers of Cama Hospital, and injuring 33 others. Desai, director of Prof D D Desai’s Structural Engineering and Analyst Private Ltd, was the first arrest in the case. The 709-page chargesheet was filed by Azad Maidan Police.