Friday, Dec 02, 2022

mumbai pune expressway


Through mountains and under a lake, Mumbai to Pune via Asia's widest road tunnels

November 24, 2022 5:33 pm

The twin tunnels, each 24 metres wide, runs through the Sahyadri mountains and under the Lonavala lake; expected to shave off 25 min of travel time

Mumbai-Pune Expressway Missing Link project: Maharashtra to get India’s highest cable-stayed road bridge

October 10, 2022 5:09 pm

Viaduct -II, where the cable-stayed bridge is being constructed, is about 650m long.

MMRDA plans to connect MTHL Road with Mumbai-Pune E-way

February 20, 2022 7:07 am

The authority is now seeking a consultant, who will prepare a detailed project report of it and will decide on the suitable linkage for it.

Bombay High Court asks state to inform how long it proposes to collect toll on Mumbai-Pune expressway

February 18, 2021 1:57 am

The court was also informed that the contractor was allowed to pocket public funds and, hence, the state government through Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) should discontinue the contract or get the contractor to deposit the money collected over the past two years in the state exchequer.

Uddhav Thackeray inspects construction work on Mumbai-Pune expressway

December 11, 2020 4:48 am

Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation officials briefed the chief minister at the camp office of the project.

Two truck drivers attacked, robbed on Mumbai-Pune Expressway

September 16, 2020 11:52 pm

According to police, Chavan and the second truck driver, Punappa Shrishail Kumbhar, were transporting goods from Ahmedabad to Solapur via the Pune-Mumbai expressway.

Pedestrian knocked down on Pune-Mumbai Expressway, run over by several vehicles

February 20, 2020 10:50 am

“Several vehicles pass every minute at a very high speed on the Pune-Mumbai expressway. An investigation is underway to confirm which vehicle knocked him down, causing his death,” a police officer said.

After Dr Ketan Khurjekar killed, old demand raised again: More parking bays along Pune-Mumbai Expressway

September 17, 2019 9:02 am

While the highway patrol police have time and again put forward their demand for multiple parking bays, at present, there are only two bays near Khalapur — one of which is located behind a cluster of restaurants and is rarely used by commuters.

Mumbai-Pune expressway: First road set to be governed by AI-based traffic system

August 24, 2019 6:59 am

The ITMS for the expressway, connecting the two cities, has been designed with an intention of reducing accidents. At its core, the system will detect and punish traffic offences without manual intervention, reducing manpower needed to police the 95-km-long stretch.

E-way toll collection to continue, activists remind CM of promise

July 17, 2019 8:14 am

On July 8, MSRDC published an advertisement on its website, inviting tenders for appointing a private party for collection of toll for three months or till appointment of a new agency.