The railway authorities along with municipal corporations are also planning to implement a staggered train timetable for local trains in the Mumbai metropolitan region
Mumbai allows doubling of daily arrivals and departures to 50 flights each; local trains for essential duty staff baby steps towards normalcy
As coronavirus cases continue to pile up with Maharashtra with the state reporting a total of 1,10,744 cases as of Tuesday, Mumbai is gradually opening up with the railways resuming suburban train services in Mumbai for ferrying essential staff from Monday. Not only local trains, but the city has also opened up its airports from Tuesday with AAI-GVK group operated Mumbai Airport set to handle 100 departures and arrivals, reports PTI.
Mumbai's suburban train services resume for ferrying essential staff; expected to benefit 1.25 lakh people, says official
The Railways resumed 'selective' suburban train services on the main and harbour lines in Mumbai for ferrying essential staff
Indian Railways likely to introduce Mumbai suburban trains with both AC, non-AC coaches after resistance by passengers over high ticket prices
The Indian Railways is likely to go with trains having both AC and non-AC coaches in Mumbai due to resistance from passengers towards higher ticket price
Western Railway threatens to dismantle two Wankhede foot overbridges unless Mumbai Cricket Association pays for repairs
Western Railway (WR) has written to Mumbai Cricket Association (MCA) demanding payment for repairs of two-foot overbridges (FOB) used by people for entering Wankhede Stadium or face their dismantlement.
Mumbai rains: Local train timetables revised on Western Railway route after heavy rainfall causes track failure at Virar station
As per the latest update, a fast local train started from Virar at 10.43 am after clamping points
Western Railway provides segways to RPF personnel to enable stricter patrolling at Mumbai suburban stations
Western Railway provided segways to Railway Protection Force cops at railway stations, like Churchgate, Mumbai Central, Bandra Terminus, Andheri, Borivali
South Mumbai residents protest against irregular water supply, suspect tanker mafia-administrators nexus
Locals from South Mumbai on Tuesday continued their protest in Marine Drive against the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) regarding the water supply that has been irregular for the past three months. According to reports, Cuffe Parade, Colaba and Churchgate are the worst hit in South Mumbai with the areas receiving very less water for the past three days.
Rain subsides in Mumbai but waterlogging and train delays continue; more showers expected till Thursday
Even as rainfall had stopped in Mumbai on Wednesday morning, citizens were still reeling through the aftermath of Tuesday's deluge as many of the low-lying areas of the city were waterlogged.
The passengers of some coaches of the Virar-Churchgate local train said they experienced suffocation and sweating due to the non-functioning AC.
Maharashtra govt tells Bombay HC it recorded decibel levels at metro sites, sent it to Pollution Control Board
The Maharashtra government has recorded decibel levels at Mumbai metro construction sites and has sent them for review to the Pollution Control Board.
Although the suburban railway is considered the lifeline of Mumbai, it is increasingly becoming a 'death trap' for commuters as over 3,000 people lost their lives in train accidents.
India's first air-conditioned local train services will be launched on Monday when the service gets underway on the Borivali-Churchgate in Mumbai.
Wait for air-conditioned train will finally end for passengers of Mumbai's suburban railway service with announcement of first such train to be introduced on 1 January
An offence was registered against organisers of the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) rally in the city on Thursday for not taking a prior permission of the police.
Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) took off a rally at around 11 am from Metro theatre to Churchgate to protest against poor railway infrastructure in Mumbai.
Raj Thackeray's rally against Railways LIVE: MNS chief asks govt to clear mess, threatens next rally 'won't be peaceful'
Raj Thackeray-led Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) has planned a rally on Thursday morning at around 11 am from Metro theatre to Churchgate.
Elphinstone Road stampede aftermath: FOBs mandatory, CCTV cameras in all local trains, says Piyush Goyal
Railway minister Piyush Goyal called for a meeting of senior railway officials on safety giving GMs of railway zones additional power to decide to safety issues
A day after 22 people were killed in a stampede on a foot-over-bridge at Elphinstone Road station in Mumbai, MNS chief Raj Thackeray hit out at the Centre over the tragedy.
Mumbai rains: Crawling local trains, lack of buses make journey home difficult a day after heavy downpour
Just before the first light of dawn at 4.30 am, office goers stranded at their workplaces made their way to the Churchgate station in south Mumbai to reach home