Follow Us:
Friday, April 10, 2020

Mumbai traffic


Mumbai: Motorists may be fined for parking vehicles for long at entry & exit points at CSMT

February 21, 2020 1:37 pm

This comes as part of a comprehensive vehicular traffic and parking plan being worked out by the Railway Protection Force (RPF), aimed at streamlining vehicular movement to facilitate smooth movement of passengers at the terminus.

Ahead of swearing-in ceremony , traffic snarls on south Mumbai roads due to VIP movement

December 31, 2019 1:57 am

Despite orders from police restricting parking outside homes of ministers on Madam Cama Road, supporters of ruling parties openly flouted orders as vehicles of party workers from Mumbai as well as other parts of the state caused severe traffic snarls. 

Coming soon in Maharashtra: Interceptor vehicles with speed guns, breathalysers, tint meters

October 09, 2019 11:08 am

The Maharashtra State Highway Police has recently purchased 96 Maruti Ertigas and converted them into detectors of traffic rule violations in an effort to curb accidents.

Mumbai: Bridges closed, major roads barricaded; motorists brace for severe traffic congestion

June 06, 2019 3:44 am

Long traffic snarls were witnessed this past weekend on the Mankhurd-Ghatkopar link road towards Eastern Express Highway after fresh barricading was put up.

Mumbai ‘most congested’ among 403 global cities, Delhi ranks 4th: Study

June 05, 2019 2:19 pm

Mumbai ranked first in the study, ‘Traffic Index-2018’, with a congestion level of 65 per cent, while New Delhi ranked fourth with a congestion of 58 per cent.

Mumbai: Traffic police crack the whip, file FIRs against errant drivers

October 22, 2018 7:03 am

The practice, started on October 1, has already seen nearly 40 motorists being booked under Section 283 (danger or obstruction in public way or line of navigation) of the IPC.

No toll payment at thane, Airoli Traffic woes continue

August 22, 2018 1:29 am

While the toll collection point itself was smooth by Tuesday evening, the bottleneck at Kopri bridge, where traffic narrows to two lanes, continued unabated.

From today, no toll payment at Mulund, Airoli till September 23

August 21, 2018 1:12 am

Officials said that in July, around 11.04 lakh and eight lakh light motor vehicles had passed through the Mulund and Airoli toll plazas, respectively. The toll collection at Mulund toll plaza was Rs 5.5 crore while it was Rs 4.31 crore at Airoli last month.

Safety hazard: 3 bridges to be shut in Mumbai

August 04, 2018 2:52 am

The Railways is going to shut two bridges at Badlapur and Andheri stations from Monday for repairs. The foot overbridge at Badlapur will be shut till September 3. The Andheri road bridge would be closed till November 3.

Poor roads, potholes, absent signages: Inter-agency disputes worsen traffic in Mumbai

May 15, 2018 2:35 am

Like common citizens, traffic police personnel have resorted to taking pictures of potholes and texting them directly to civic officials. “Sending pictures of potholes via WhatsApp gets the work done a lot quicker then writing letters these days,” said a senior traffic police official.