Escalators at monorail station from November first week


By Ateeq Shaikh

Within a week’s time, escalators at the Mumbai Monorail stations between Wadala Depot and Chembur will be ready for public use. “The installation work is underway at the seven monorail stations.

The authorities need to ensure that commuters face no difficulties while the work is on,” said an official.

Dilip Kawathkar, spokesperson of Mumbai Metropolitan RegionDevelopment Authority (MMRDA) said, “The work is almost done. We plan to make it functional for people by November first week.”

Earlier the MMRDA had planned to make escalators operational by June, however, the same was revised to October. More info