CENTRAL RAILWAY :MEGA BLOCK ON MAIN LINE& HARBOUR LINE
MEGA BLOCK ON MAIN LINE & TRAFFIC BLOCK ON HARBOUR LINE ON 31.1.2016
Central RailwayPress Release
MEGA BLOCK on MAIN LINE& TRAFFIC BLOCK on HARBOUR LINE on 31.1.2016
Central Railway will operate Traffic Block on Up and Dn Harbour Line between Vashi and Belapur for connecting newly laid Up and Dn Harbour line between Nerul and Belapur and Mega Block on Main Line suburban section bewteen Matunga and Mulund on Dn Slow line for carrying out maintenance work on Sunday 31.1.2016. The details are as under: –
VASHI-BELAPUR UP & DN HARBOUR LINES (2.00 AM-10.00 AM)
Suburban services will remain suspended between Vashi and Belapur during the Traffic block period. However special suburban services will run on CST Mumbai – Vashi – CST Mumbai and Panvel – Belapur – Panvel section during the block period. Trans Harbour line services will run between Thane and Vashi / Nerul as per time table on 31.1.2016.
First Sevice after completion of Traffic Block:
Panvel local leaving CST at 8.23 am
CST Mumbai local leaving Panvel at 9.10 am
Panvel local leaving Thane at 11.12 am
Thane lcoal leaving Panvel at 9.02 am
MATUNGA-MULUND DN SLOW LINE (11.30 AM – 3.30 PM)
All Dn slow services leaving Matunga from 11.00 am to 3.23 pm will be diverted on Dn fast line between Matunga and Mulund stations halting at Sion, Kurla, Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Bhandup and Mulund stations and further re-diverted to Dn slow line at Mulund station. DN slow line services will not be available at Vidhyavihar, Kanjurmarg and Nahur stations. Passengers of these stations are allowed to travel via Ghatkopar, Bhandup and Mulund stations.
All Up fast services leaving Thane from 10.46 am to 3.28 pm will halt at Mulund, Bhandup, Vikhroli, Ghatkopar and Kurla stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and will arrive destination 15 minutes behind schedule. All Dn fast services leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai from 10.08 am to 2.42 pm will halt at Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Bhandup and Mulund stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and will arrive destination 20 minutes behind schedule.
All slow services arriving and leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai between 11.00 am and 4.00 pm will arrive destination 10 minutes behind schedule.
Due to these blocks, suburban trains are likely to be more crowded than usual. Passengers are requested not to take any risks while travelling. They are also requested to avoid travelling on foot board, roof top of locals and not to board extremely over crowded trains. Passengers are requested to bear with the Railway Administration for the inconvenience caused.