New CR local train timetable from 15-nov-2014

New Timetable applicable from 15-Nov-2014

CR NEW SUBURBAN TIME-TABLE TO COME INTO FORCE FROM 15.11.2014   The new suburban Time Table for Main line will come in to force from 15.11.2014. Though the total number of services will remain same as existing i.e. 825 services (809 services of 12-car and 16 services of 15-car) the total passenger Kms will increase […]

Assembly Elections 2014 winners from Mumbai

List of Vidhan Sabha Seat winners from Mumbai Region. No Candidate, Party, Location 1 Vinod Tawde (BJP) (Borivali) 2 Manisha Ashok Chaudhary (BJP) (Dahisar) 3 Prakash Surve SHS (Magathane ) 4 Sardar Tara Singh BJP (Mulund) 5 Raj K. Purohit BJP (Colaba) 6 Sunil Rajaram Raut SHS (North Mumbai) 7 Ashok Patil SHS (Bhandup West) […]
IRCTC Connect Mobile App

New Mobile App to book trains

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation has released new mobile app to search Railway Timetable and book the tickets on the go. It accepts existing IRCTC website login credentials. Rail ticketing now made simpler just by SWIPE and SHUFFLE, SELECT and BOOK.Install the newly launched IRCTC android app and book a railway ticket anywhere in India […]
railway budget 2014

Railway Budget 2014-15 New Long distance Trains

Railways proposes to introduce 58 new trains which includes five Jansadharan Trains, five Premium Trains, six AC Express Trains, 27 Express Trains, eight Passenger Trains, two MEMU services and five DEMU services this year.  Railway Minister Shri D. V. Sadananda Gowda also proposed to extend the run of 11 existing trains.    Here are the details […]
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Mumbai Metro Rail-Very Useful info for Mumbaikars

Mumbai Metro Rail inaugurated by CM Shri Prithviraj Chowhan on 8-Jun-2014 at 1:0pm. What you must know about Mumbai Metro: Mumbai Metro project started in year 2009 Estimated Project cost was Rs. 2356 Crore Project was jointly funded in the name of MMOPL 69% Reliance Infra: Rs. 354 crore 5% Violia Transport: Rs. 25 crore 26% MMRDA: […]
Mumbai Monorail

Mumbai Monorail to start today

Most awaited Mumbai Monorail will be starting soon from 1-Feb-2014. First phase service will run between Wadala and Chembur. Mumbai Monorail will be inaugurated by hon CM of Maharashtra Prithviraj Chavan on 31-Jan-2014.   Phase 1 Fare Chart of Mumbai Monorail Some interesting facts about Mumbai Monorail. Monorail System Safe and efficient mode of urban […]
Mumbai Local Train View

Western Railway to install CCTV Camera for Safety of Ladies

Western Railway (WR) has decided to invest on surveillance and decided to install CCTV Cameras in Local Train Compartments. This step is taken due to growing concern over the Ladies travelling in Local Train and safety. CCTV Camera installation will begin in Jul-2014. “Two CCTVs each will be installed in all women’s compartments in the […]
Mumbai Metro with CM Prithviraj Chavan

Mumbai Metro test by CM on 1-May (Maharashtra Day)

Exactly 160 years back Mumbai city witnessed the first railway trip of India. In those days city was known as Bombay and CST (Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus) was known as VT (Victoria Terminus). On 16-April-1853 at 3:35pm Mumbai witnessed this mega milestone of 34 km travel by Railway track. Unfortunately Mumbai is not the first city […]
Mumbai Suburban Local

Suburban Train Fare hike from 21-Jan-2013

The across-the-board fare hike announced by the railway ministry has come after a decade. Suburban train fare increase to become operational from January 21. Actually local train travel has already become more expensive since New Year’s Day. Railway authorities claim the January 1 upgrade wasn’t a fare hike, rather raised surcharge for repayment of loan […]
Indian Railways Smart Card Mumbai Suburban Train

Indian Railways Smart Card for travelling in Mumbai

One of the most convenient way to buy the ticket in Mumbai Local Train is with ATVM Smart Card. These are available on all the Local Train Stations. There are special counters for these smart cards and travel coupons. These counters do not sell anything else, so there is not much queue to buy these. […]