Central Railway today started a four-day traffic block to complete the first phase of the Belapur-Seawoods-Uran railway project.
The block will continue till December 25 during which the Badlapur yard will be remodelled and newly-constructed lines will be aligned to existing ones, said an official.
He added that 500 workers will work on the first three days while December 25 will see deployment of 700 personnel.
The work will also see a rescheduling of suburban trains, officials said, so as to minimise hardships to commuters.
Today, 34 regular services will be cancelled and 18 special services will be run from Panvel, four from Nerul, 10 from Vashi and two from Mankhurd stations, CR officials said. Read More…