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Saturday, November 27, 2021

Pune-Mumbai expressway


Man dies on expressway when rolls of paper fall on his car

September 27, 2021 10:20 pm

The incident took place near Adoshi tunnel in Raigad at 11.30 am on Pune-Mumbai corridor of the expressway. The deceased, Aditya Tankiwale (32), was a doctor from Navi Mumbai.

Pune-Mumbai Expressway records steady decline in fatal accidents

February 24, 2020 1:05 am

Project to achieve ‘zero preventable deaths’ to be replicated on other highways in Maharashtra.

Pune: On the eve of his 44th birthday, city’s top spine surgeon killed in road accident

September 17, 2019 9:24 am

The accident took place sometime between 10.30 pm and 10.50 pm on Sunday at Somatane near Talegaon Dabhade when the three doctors were on their way back from a medical conference in Mumbai, along with the driver of the hired cab.

Oppn targets govt over e-way toll collection, says BJP has gone back on 2014 poll promise

July 23, 2019 4:45 am

The opposition has argued that the BJP had come to power in Maharashtra in 2014 with a promising of doing away the system of collecting toll on all roads, including the expressway, but has failed to fulfil its promise.

Shortage of Highway Police personnel cripples efforts to enforce rules on Pune-Mumbai Expressway

November 22, 2018 9:58 am

As many as 1,550 persons lost their lives in accidents on the highway between 2002 and 2015, as per data from the State Highway Police.

Cement mixer orverturns, major jam on Mumbai-Pune Expressway

June 13, 2016 2:43 am

Duty officers from the expressway control room said a cement mixer overturned on a curve near the Khandala exit and lanes on both sides of the expressway were blocked.

Pune-Mumbai Expressway accident: ‘It was dark, parking lights of stationary car were not functioning’

June 06, 2016 10:46 am

The accident occurred around 4.30 am when it was still “pitch dark”, said the group of youngsters travelling from Lonavala to Mumbai in an Innova, which also came in the way of the speeding bus.

14,500 accidents, 1,400 deaths in 14 years: ‘Maharashtra govt turns deaf ear, agencies play blame game’

June 06, 2016 12:22 am

Findings of extensive study by accident victim’s kin throw light into how vulnerable the stretch is.

Pune expressway accident zone: Speeding, underage drivers primary reason for accidents, say police

May 27, 2016 12:20 am

City-based builder and businessman DS Kulkarni’s car met with the accident, near Khandala exit, after a container crossed over the divider and hit the car.

18 injured as ST bus overturns on Pune-Mumbai Expressway

May 17, 2016 1:28 am

As per the information given by Lonavala rural police station, the ST bus from Chalisgaon in Jalgaon district was on its way to Borivli in Mumbai.