January 18, 2020 12:57 pm
The Indian Railway Stations Development Corporation (IRSDC), in coordination with Central Railway (CR), had last November finalised a master plan to redevelop CSMT into a world-class station while restoring its heritage charm.
December 01, 2019 9:36 am
The State Bank of India (SBI) Foundation reportedly had committed Rs 10 crore towards the work and signed an MoU with the CR that year.
November 27, 2019 8:31 am
The redevelopment scheme will focus on creating waiting lounges on the lines of airports, segregating suburban commuter traffic from mainline while transforming the area around the station to go in sync with the main station building, which is a Grade-1 heritage structure.
September 04, 2019 1:54 am
The award will be given at a ceremony on September 6 during Swachh Mahotsav at Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi.
August 31, 2019 9:39 am
“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.
August 20, 2019 12:27 am
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.
June 02, 2019 1:32 am
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.”
May 31, 2019 2:00 am
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.
May 17, 2019 1:12 am
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.
May 15, 2019 1:11 am
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.