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Mumbai-Pune Expressway


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

May 28, 2018 9:11 am

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

May 10, 2018 6:02 am

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

August 01, 2017 4:51 am

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

June 08, 2016 12:47 am

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


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.