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Mumbai: Congress targets BJP’s Metro rail plank

Joining hands with activists from the suburbs, the Congress Monday demanded a rethink on some of the Metro route alignments and designs. Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam also raised questions over the viability of some of the suburban routes.

Metro 2A: DMRC blocks free flow of Dahisar, activists fear flooding in monsoon

To create a dry work area on the river, the DMRC has made a cofferdam by filling the river with soil. Work on the side of the bridge had started in March, when the water level in the river is low.


Mumbai: MMRC comes up with new plan; 144 more families in two housing societies to be hit

THE MUMBAI Metro Rail Corporation’s (MMRC) plan to make up for the delay in the construction of the Metro 3 corridor has necessitated the rehabilitation of 144 more families belonging to two housing societies near the proposed Girgaon station.

Tunnel boring machine arrives for city’s first underground Metro

The machine will start its tunnel drive in October, and will next see sunlight only after a year, boring from Dharavi through Shitaladevi before emerging at the Dadar Metro station

Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation finalises Kalbadevi, Girgaon redevelopment scheme

About 19 structures to be demolished, 634 affected families to be provided in-situ rehabilitation

Mumbai Metro sub-station: Shiv Sena continues its opposition, rejects MMRCL proposals

The decision of rejecting the proposal comes a month after the improvements committee rejected the proposal for a Metro car shed at Aarey. That proposal had called for a change of reservation of a 33-hectare plot in Aarey Colony from a no-development zone to a metro car shed depot workshop.


Mumbai: NGT seeks clarity on forest area status of Aarey colony

The issue of Aarey’s status remains significant to preserve the greenery of the area which activists allege is at a risk of being grabbed.

Mumbai metro rail: State considers elevated Metro route

Devendra Fadnavis directed officials to consider the option of elevated stretches for the Charkop-Bandra-Dahisar and Wadala-Thane-Kasarvadavali Metro lines.

For Metro-III project, MMRC picks general consultant

The consortium includes other companies such as Japan’s Padeco, US-based Louis Berger Group and France’s Egis Rail.

Bidders picked for longest underground rail corridor

Nine out of 14 consortia make it to the final list of financial bidders