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Western Express Highway


Mumbai’s great traffic crawl: Vehicle population up 50 per cent in five years

May 14, 2018 7:23 am

As per Regional Transport Office (RTO) data, vehicular traffic in Mumbai has shot up by 50 per cent over five years. While there were 21.87 lakh vehicles registered in the year ending March 2013, the number rose to 33.35 lakh vehicles in March 2018. Over the same period, road length in Mumbai continued to hover around 2,000 km.

Ten horse-cart drivers arrested for racing on highway

December 27, 2014 12:52 am

The police arrested drivers for allegedly racing their carts on the Western Express Highway in the morning.

North-bound arm of Kherwadi flyover to be ready by next April

October 23, 2014 4:51 am

The construction is expected to lead to traffic snarls on the northward stretch of the WE Highway.

BMC looks to complete city’s third and longest east-west link in 4 years

August 28, 2014 12:46 am

It has been planned in a way that BMC will not be faced with any hindrances like issues of land acquisition.

Traffic cops write to BMC: Potholes on Western Express Highway cause snarls

August 12, 2014 12:59 am

Commuters travelling between Borivali and Andheri have been facing long traffic jams, and had to spend hours over the weekend.

Kherwadi flyover, Eastern Freeway-II to open tomorrow

June 15, 2014 3:12 am

The 580-metre-long Kherwadi flyover will help south-bound traffic to skip the congestion at Kherwadi junction.

Govt ‘drops’ realtors from biggest redevelopment project

May 24, 2014 1:48 am

Back on table: PWD draws up plans for redeveloping the 250-plus low-rises in 100-acre Bandra government colony

MMRDA sets itself May 31 deadline for south-bound side of Kherwadi flyover

May 08, 2014 2:51 am

Madan added that if the traffic department granted permission, work on the other side could also begin during monsoon.

Two-wheeler rally done, Azmi to line up autos, taxis & luxury cars

April 11, 2014 2:52 am

According to SP, the rallies will be held on Sundays to avoid inconveniencing people during their regular commute.


Three injured in a car accident in Andheri

January 16, 2016 5:05 am

Mumbai, Jan 16 (ANI): Three people were injured in an accident on the Western Express Highway in Andheri, Mumbai. The accident occurred late night yesterday when a high-speed Swift hit an auto rickshaw. The driver of the auto rickshaw and the two riders were grievously injured and were admitted to the Trauma care hospital. The Police have launched an investigation into the accident.