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Colaba-Bandra-Seepz line: A 170-m Metro tunnel that will go right under Mithi river

As work continues on India’s first completely underground Metro Rail line, the section between the Dharavi and Bandra Kurla Complex stations will also witness India’s second under-river tunnelling for a mass transit project, after similar subway tunnel construction beneath the Hooghly in Kolkata.

Community development planned along four Mumbai Metro corridors

Sources from the MMRDA said a common growth centre for all the four corridors will be set up with the basic amenities required for turning the location into a business hub.


Push for Mumbai Metro, memorials in Rs 16,909.10-cr Budget for MMRDA

The enhanced budgetary allocation for the projects also include Rs 100 crore for the construction of a Metro Bhavan in Aarey Milk Colony.

Mumbai Metro 3: Tunnel work on 692-m stretch completed

The Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM) had started the work on September 13.

Mumbai Metro 3: 20 km of tunnel work complete

The announcement came as the project achieved its fifth milestone, when one of the tunnel boring machines (TBM) deployed achieved a breakthrough at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj International Airport (CSMIA) T-2 Metro station.

Mumbai: Metro train’s shower, rest and recharge after a long, hard day

Sets of rubber brushes mounted on the track come alive as it snakes along, caking each compartment with soft water and mild detergent.


Mumbai Metro 4: More than 3,000 trees to be shifted or cut

In reply to a query on how many of these trees would be affected, the Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) has said 871 trees would have to be cut, 2,265 will be shifted and 1,252 trees will remain unaffected.

Mumbai: Kalbadevi Metro station’s length reduced by 22 m

A senior MMRCL official said that the length of the station has been reduced by 22 metre from 52 metre, with some increase in its width.

MMRDA aims to complete Metro lines 2A and 7 ahead of monsoon

Sources said the target has been set with an eye on Lok Sabha and state Assembly polls later this year.

Mumbai: Metro 4 extension gets Cabinet approval

With the Andheri East-Dahisar East Metro 7 corridor to be extended till Mira-Bhayandar, the MMRDA is considering the feasibility of extending it till Gaimukh.

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PM Narendra Modi to Sant Rampal: The best of Indian Express photos

22 photographs that showcase events from a water shed year in Indian history.

Mumbai metro train gets on track, Prithviraj Chavan launches services

The service was launched by Chavan along with ADAG Chairman Anil Ambani.


Mumbai Metro to start within 7 days of Rail Board nod

The final safety clearance certificate to launch Mumbai Metro's services have been received.