BMC to begin construction of Reay Road foot-over bridge
Commuters, residents who have to wade through heavy vehicles and dumpers after they step out of Reay road station will now get relief. The city civic body will be constructing a foot-over bridge outside the railway station.
Citizens, local representatives have for long demanded construction of a FoB since heavy vehicles and dumpers pass through the road outside station increasing the chances of accidents.
A BMC official has also requested the public to use the bridge recognising it’s for their safety.
Mumbaikars, want to know status of local trains? Check the latest update here
According to the Central Railway’s update, all the trains on central, harbour and trans-harbour lines are plying routinely
CR monsoon update at 07.00 hrs on 26.7.2022. pic.twitter.com/Wj6UhPSkJV
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Mumbai: Tough ‘road’ ahead for Save Aarey group
Mumbaikars, we yesterday reported on Aarey road being closed for motorists as Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (MMRCL) begins Metro 3 work.
The corporation, according to their statement, have undertaken tree trimming/pruning of lowlying branches to facilitate their work. The environmentalists in city were not happy and upon reaching the spot were denied entry as police barricaded the road.
Read our story on what transpired yesterday
Don’t you wonder why environmentalists are so bent on protecting Aarey? What’s the significance of Aarey forest apart from being home to tribal community in the city? Read our column on Aarey Forest and its importance