Mumbai Mega Block on Sunday, February 24; train services on Central, Harbour and Western lines to be affected

Central Railway and Western Railway will conduct Mumbai Mega Block on most of the Sundays for the maintenance works of rail racks and other related works under both the Railway zones.

Central Line

Matunga-Mulund DN Slow Line  (11.20 AM – 3.50 PM)

Dn slow line services leaving Matunga from 10.57 am to 3.52 pm will be diverted o­n Dn fast line between Matunga and Mulund stations halting at Sion, Kurla, Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Bhandup and Mulund stations and further re-diverted to Dn slow line proper at Mulund station.

Dn slow line services will not be available at Vidyavihar, Kanjur Marg and Nahur Stations. Passengers of these stations are allowed to travel via Ghatkopar, Bhandup and Mulund stations.

Up fast/semi fast services leaving Kalyan from 10.54 am to 3.06 pm will halt at Diva, Mulund, Bhandup, Vikhroli, Ghatkopar and Kurla stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and arrive destination 15 minutes behind schedule.

Dn fast/semi fast services leaving CSMT Mumbai from 10.48 am to 3.40 pm will halt at Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Bhandup, Mulund and Diva stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and arrive destination 20 minutes behind schedule.

All Dn and Up slow services leaving/arriving CSMT Mumbai between 11.00 am and 5.00 pm will arrive destination 10 minutes behind schedule.

Harbour Line

CSMT Mumbai – Chunabhatti /Bandra Dn Harbour Line (11.40 AM – 4.10 PM) and

Chunabhatti / Bandra – CSMT Mumbai UP Harbour Line (11.10 AM – 3.40 PM)

Dn Harbour line services to Vashi / Belapur /Panvel leaving CSMT Mumbai Mumbai/Vadala Road from 11.34 am to 4.23 pm and Dn Harbour line services to Bandra/Andheri/Goregaon leaving CSMT Mumbai from 9.56 am to 4.16 pm will remain suspended.

Up Harbour line services for CSMT Mumbai Mumbai leaving Panvel/Belapur/Vashi from 9.53 am to 2.44 pm and Up Harbour line services leaving Bandra/Andheri/Goregaon from 10.45 am to 4.58 pm will remain suspended.

However, Special services will run between Panvel and Kurla (Platform No.8) during the block period. Harbour line passengers are permitted to travel via Main Line and Western Railway from 10.00 am to 6.00 pm during block period.

Due to these blocks, suburban trains are likely to be more crowded than usual. Passengers are requested not to take any risks while travelling. They are also requested to avoid travelling o­n foot board, roof top of locals and not to board extremely over crowded trains. These maintenance mega blocks are essential for infrastructure upkeep and safety. Passengers are requested to bear with the Railway Administration for the inconvenience caused.

Western Line

Vasai Road – Bhayander (00.30 Hrs – 04.00 Hrs)

Western Railway announced that on Sunday Dt. 24-02-19, Jumbo Block of three and half hours on UP and DN through line from 00.30 to 04.00hrs. between Vasai Road and Bhayander station. Inconvenience is regretted.

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