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    Mumbai: Parel terminus will be ready by December 2018

    Mumbai: Commuters travelling on Central Railways will breathe a sigh of relief as soon they will be able to take trains which will be originating at Parel station. Senior Railway official said they have reduced the deadline for completion of Parel terminus to December 2018 from March 2019.

  • Mumbai: A day after Andheri bridge collapsed, FOB connecting Elphinstone-Parel stations becomes operational

    Mumbai, Suburban train commuters at the Elphinstone Road-Parel stations here got a big relief as the Western Railway today threw open a 73-metre-long foot-over bridge (FOB). Work on the 6-metre-wide FOB was initiated on September 29 last year, the day on which a stampede at Elphinstone Road FOB staircase killed 23 people. The FOB connects Parel station and new platforms of Parel Terminus.

  • Mumbai: Elphinstone Road foot over bridge work will be completed today: Western Railway

    Mumbai: The work of new Foot Over Bridge (FOB) at Elphinstone Road connecting Parel station, including the new platforms of Parel Terminus from Tulsi Pipe Road is almost over and will be completed by afternoon of July 3. This bridge is in addition to the recently opened FOB constructed by the Army and will enable the commuters to travel seamlessly between Elphinstone Road and Parel stations from

  • Mumbai stampede: Elphinstone station incident will always be remembered as ‘Black Friday’ by every Mumbaikar

    Mumbai: Friday, September 29, will always be remembered as ‘Black Friday’ by every Mumbaikar. He may be a railway commuter or not. Honestly, the incident was bound to take place some day or the other. While working with a media house in Indiabulls one center, we all who travelled from Parel station had sensed it, good 7-8 years back. It took long time for the fear to become reality. But as usual,

  • Mumbai: Railway police beef up security at Parel after threat call

    Mumbai: Railway police beefed up security at Parel station on Sunday after the city police received a threat call saying the station would be blown up. Government Railway Police (GRP) officials said an unknown person called up the city police on Saturday night saying two persons from Dharavi were planning a conspiracy at Parel station.