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

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: Rockfall protection work to affect traffic, one lane to remain closed

As part of the pre-monsoon preventive measure, the MSRDC has carried out inspection of all the rockfall sensitive areas and removed all loose boulders.


Pune: On way to attend wedding in Pune, three Mumbai residents die in Expressway accident

The passengers of the car — all of them in their early 20s and residents of Mumbai — were on their way to Pune to attend a wedding, said police. It is suspected that the driver of the car lost control of the vehicle after one of its tyres burst.

Mumbai-Pune Expressway: Panel suggests intelligent traffic monitoring system

In June 2016, the state government had appointed a committee and asked it to suggest ways to reduce accidents on the expressway. The report was submitted in April 2017.

Mumbai-Pune expressway: Maharashtra govt plans a ‘delta force’ to man E-way

Decision taken at a meeting of CM with top officials of traffic police and RTOs a day after the mishap.

Expressway accident: Cops find car driver guilty, plan to arrest him for ‘negligence’

While the Swift halted after the tyre burst, a group of youngsters which was driving back to Mumbai from Lonavla in an Innova spotted the parked Swift near Shivkar village in Panvel.


Mumbai-Pune Expressway accident: Safety measures planned on e-way stuck in red tape

The highway has seen nearly 14,500 accidents between 2002 and 2012 in which nearly 1,400 people have lost their lives, as per a study done by an accident victims’ kin.

Cops bank on CCTV footage to nail accused

CCTV footage stills from various spots in the city and Navi Mumbai form a separate annexure of the chargesheet

2 IRB labourers die in E’way accident

Lonavala police have identified the deceased as Sachin Sayaji Patil (32),of Dhule and Salim Hasanali Shaikh (25) of Uttar Pradesh.

Wire ropes to curb accidents on Mumbai-Pune Expressway

By next week,a 2.4-km stretch of the Mumbai-Pune Expressway will be protected with a new crash barrier that is expected to curb accidents as the Maharashtra State Road Development Corporation (MSRDC) completes the installation of a special wire rope imported from the UK.

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

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