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Mumbai-Pune Expressway


Urban dept nod to loan worth Rs 2,649 cr gives push to Mumbai-Pune connectivity project

May 24, 2022 12:48 am

The project is expected to reduce the travel time between Mumbai and Pune by at least one-and-a-half hours

Pune: Movement of heavy vehicles stopped on various highways from 5 am to 9am

November 29, 2021 7:00 pm

🔴 Four Warkari women were killed and 23 others were injured after a vehicle rammed on their Alandi-bound group near Kanhe Phata in Sate gaon on the Old Mumbai Pune highway, in the early hours of Saturday.

Four women warkaris dead, 23 injured in mishap on old Mumbai-Pune highway

November 28, 2021 6:00 pm

🔴 Around 7 am, the driver of a pick-up van lost control of the vehicle, which rammed the warkaris at a spot near Kanhe Phata.

Zero-Fatality Corridor project: Mumbai-Pune Expressway sees 52% reduction in deaths since 2016

August 03, 2021 5:48 pm

The stretch had witnessed a 43 per cent reduction in road accident fatalities from 151 deaths in 2016 to 86 till 31 December 2019. In the year 2020, the expressway reported 66 fatalities in 63 crashes, an official statement issued in Pune said.

Bombay HC directs CAG probe into Mumbai-Pune Expressway toll collection

March 18, 2021 10:29 pm

The court asked CAG to submit within three weeks a comprehensive affidavit in reply to the PILs, as well as the corporation’s affidavit that justified the extension of toll collection contract.

13-year old girl found dead on her birthday, suicide suspected

March 08, 2021 10:02 am

Police have identified the deceased girl as Shivaji Jalinder Limbhore. Police said she committed suicide by hanging herself at her residence on Saturday. But no suicide note was found.

Four detained after MP tweets video of 2 men waving guns at truck drivers on expressway

January 31, 2021 12:22 am

In the video, a white car, which has the Sena's insignia of a growling tiger, can be seen weaving through heavy traffic with the men inside waving guns in an attempt to scare truck drivers away to make way.

Toll rates on Mumbai-Pune e-way to rise as MSRDC appoints new contractor

February 25, 2020 1:12 am

The new toll rates for cars will increase from Rs 230 to Rs 270. For minibuses it will rise from Rs 355 to Rs 420, for trucks and heavy axle vehicles it will increase from Rs 493 to Rs 580.

Zero Fatality Corridor project: Fatal accidents on Expressway down by over 40 pc in 3 years

February 04, 2020 12:49 am

The project is a joint initiative of the Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC), Maharashtra Highway Police, Mahindra & Mahindra, and the Delhi-based SaveLIFE Foundation.

Explained: Why you must curb your need for speed on the Mumbai-Pune Expressway

August 23, 2019 8:20 pm

The ITMS system has been designed after studying models in other cities that have been successful in establishing lane discipline and curbing the practice of driving on the wrong side. 


Mumbai-Pune Expressway accident: 17 killed as bus rams into two cars

June 05, 2016 9:00 pm

Early morning on Sunday, a luxury bus rammed into two cars on Mumbai-Pune Expressway, killing several people.