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Feb 27, 2018
Months after Elphinstone Road stampede, Piyush Goyal and Devendra Fadnavis inaugurate three FOBs built by Indian ArmyFive months after 23 people died in a stampede at suburban Elphinstone Road railway station, a new Foot Over Bridge (FOB) constructed by the Indian Army was thrown open to the public on Tuesday
Jan 17, 2018
Elphinstone, Currey Road station FOBs to miss 31 January deadline due to technical issuesThe foot over-bridges (FOB) being constructed by the army at the Elphinstone Road and Currey Road railway stations will miss the 31 January deadline due to some technical issues, railway officials said on Wednesday.
Dec 13, 2017
Over two months after Elphinstone stampede, army yet to send tech designs for foot-over bridges to railwaysThe multidisciplinary teams, set up in the wake of the Elphinstone Road station stampede, had also suggested a slew of steps to improve rail infrastructure and provide better amenities to suburban passengers, including setting up more CCTV cameras.
Nov 24, 2017
Nearly two months after Elphinstone stampede, Indian Army begins work on three foot-over bridges in MumbaiEngineers from the Indian Army have started work on three foot-over bridges (FOBs) at suburban stations in Mumbai after the Railways gave necessary approvals, a senior official said on Friday.
Nov 17, 2017
Central Railways finalises tender in 24 hours to build new foot over-bridge at Lokmanya Tilak TerminusThe Central Railways (CR) has managed to award a tender for the construction of a foot-over bridge (FOB) within 24 hours.
Nov 10, 2017
Bombay HC asks BMC, Railways to construct foot-over bridge at Byculla station, says common people cannot sufferBombay High Court on Friday said the Central Railways (CR) and the BMC should soon come up with a solution for the construction of a foot-over bridge (FOB) in Byculla
Nov 01, 2017
Bombay HC cracks whip on illegal hawkers, restricts setting up stalls on foot-overbridges and within 150m of railway stationsCracking the whip on illegal hawkers in the city, the Bombay High Court restricted hawking to designated zones only
Oct 31, 2017
Fadnavis, Goyal, Sitharaman visit Elphinstone Road stampede site; say army will build foot-over bridge by 31 JanuaryMaharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis announced on Tuesday that a new bridge would be constructed at Elphinstone Road, Currey Road and Ambiwali stations within three months
Oct 26, 2017
Piyush Goyal trims fat from railway board, looks to boost efficiency and passenger safetyUnion railway minister Piyush Goyal on Wednesday introduced a slew of measures in the Railways, including decentralization of power to carry out safety related work.
Oct 15, 2017
Elphinstone Bridge stampede is a reminder of role good urban design can play in averting tragediesFootbridges in India, often hastily-constructed passages of narrow proportions and tacky design, evoke nether awe or oration | #ByDesign | #FWeekend