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.

Mumbai CSMT foot overbridge collapse: Retired chief engineer held, 4th arrest in case

In the foot overbridge (FOB) collapse incident outside Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) on March 14, seven persons were killed and 33 left injured.

Mumbai: 35-yr-old woman held for ‘abducting’ baby from CSMT

According to police, the accused was arrested from her house in Nashik on April 14. “The woman had the child she had abducted from CSMT. We have rescued the child and returned him to his parents,” said a senior Crime Branch officer.

CSMT bridge collapse : Injured 57-year-old woman dies, toll rises to 7

On March 14, six people were killed and at least 30 people were injured after a part of the foot overbridge came crashing down near the CSMT station.