Corrosion of steel brackets and piling of additional weight by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation led to the partial collapse of a Road Over Bridge (ROB) in Andheri earlier this month, a railway probe report has said.
Suburban train commuters at the Elphinstone Road-Parel stations here got a big relief as the Western Railway on Wednesday threw open a 73-metre-long foot-over bridge (FOB).
With no hope in sight for early completion of the new rail bridge over Yamuna, railway authorities in Delhi have begun renovation of the 150-year-old “Loha Pul” (Iron Bridge) on the river.
This construction was a part of the process of replacing 100-year-old railway bridges on the Saharanpur-Lucknow route where speed restriction was in force from last five years.
Mumbai’s Elphinstone Road Leaves Tragic Memory Behind As New Bridge Built To Ensure Commuters’ Safety
In September, the Elphinstone Road station stampede in Mumbai shook the city completely. After 23 lives were lost, the Western Railway (WR) has now opened extended landing of the foot over bridge (FOB) for the public from Monday.
The bridge proposals at the busy Rayalacheruvu road level crossing have reached back to square one. The SCR GM Vinod Kumar Yadav has asked TUDA authorities to finalise State government’s stand over the issue.
Union minister Nitin Gadkari along with Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis inaugurated a bridge on Mumbai-Goa Highway yesterday.
China today asked India to maintain a “restrained and measured” approach to resolve the boundary dispute through negotiations, days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a strategic bridge linking Assam with Arunachal Pradesh, claimed by Beijing as South Tibet.
Data analysed by Bridge to India suggests that the country’s total renewable capacity including solar, wind, bio-mass and small hydro grew by around 11.2 GW in FY 2016-17
Consulting firm Bridge to India has termed the recent low winning bids for solar power projects in India “unsustainable” and waConsulting firm Bridge to India