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The Railways on Thursday told the Bombay high court that it will set up Emergency Medical Rooms at 24 railway stations on the suburban route.
While the city’s Metro and Monorail were planned and designed to improve integrated transport system in Mumbai, the ground reality has not changed much for commuters.
The city's newest mass transit system, the Mumbai Metro, has notched up a tally of one crore commuters, in less than a month since it began its operation.
Times OOH, a sister concern of the BCCL group has bagged the advertising rights for Mumbai Metro for a phase of 15 years. As per the latest deal, the company will be authorized to branding inside stations, station pillars, train wraps and inside train.
The route is now clear for Versova-Andheri-Ghatkopar Metro. Removing the last hurdle in land acquisition, Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) has reached an agreement with a temple obstructing construction of the proposed Asalfa Metro Station.
The Mumbai Metro project was awarded by Mumbai Metropolitan Region Development Authority (MMRDA) through a global competitive bidding process on PPP framework to a Reliance Infrastructure-led consortium in 2007. It entails designing, financing, constructing along with the operating and maintaining about 12 kms of elevated metro with 12 stations enroute.
The Mumbai Trans Harbour Link project that connects Sewri and Nhava port in Mumbai, is likely to get a boost as the World Bank has shown keen interest in funding the said project.
To expedite the work of the second phase of the Metro railway, the Urban Development Department has decided to offer Transfer of Development Right (TDR) of 25% to the landowners of the slums that have proved impeding in the alignment of the Metro route.