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Elphinstone bridge

No safety lessons learnt

Routine inquiries mean nothing as both the railways and the BMC are expert at passing the buck when it comes to fixing responsibility.

16 Mar 2019 12:01 AM

Now, get ready for 5-hour weekday blocks on WR

Considering that the railway hardly ever risks taking a block during the daytime for fear of commuter backlash, this block is unusual.

17 Jan 2018 2:10 AM

Army begins to earmark land for Elphinstone bridge

After the getting the CRS’ appoval, the Western Railway (WR) plans to operate a block Saturday night and on Sunday for the work.

24 Nov 2017 1:16 AM

Amarinder slams centre, says move to rope in Army atrocious

He said that the Army’s job is to train for war and protect the country’s borders, not build bridges and clean the roads.

01 Nov 2017 2:17 AM

2016 CAG report had mentioned weak bridges

Report’s observations have come to the fore after 22 passengers lost their lives on Elphinstone bridge due to stampede on Friday morning.

30 Sep 2017 1:18 AM