MEGA BLOCK ON 21.8.2016
MEGA BLOCK ON 21.8.2016
Central Railway Press Release
Central Railway will operate Mega Block on its suburban sections for carrying out maintenance work on 21.8.2016:
KALYAN – DIVA UP FAST LINE FROM 11.20 AM TO 3.50 PM
Up fast line services leaving Kalyan from 11.22 am to 3.55 pm will be diverted on Up slow line between Kalyan and Thane stations halting at all stations further will be re-diverted on Up fast line halting at halt at Mulund, Bhandup, Vikhroli, Ghatkopar, Kurla, Dadar and Byculla stations between Thane and Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Mumbai stations and will arrive destination 20 minutes behind schedule.
Dn fast line 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 15 minutes behind schedule.
Up Mail/Express trains arriving Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai / Dadar during block period will arrive destination 20 minutes behind schedule. Up Mail/Express trains arriving Lokmanya Tilak Terminus will arrive destination 30 minutes behind schedule.
CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI TERMINUS – CHUNABHATTI / MAHIM DN HARBOUR LINE FROM 11.40AM TO 3.40 PM &
CHUNABHATTI / MAHIM – CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI TERMINUS UP HARBOUR LINE FROM 11.10 AM TO 3.10 PM
Dn Harbour line services to Vashi / Belapur /Panvel leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai from 11.21 am to 3.45 pm and Dn Harbour line services to Bandra/Andheri Leaving Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus from 10.38 am to 3.49 pm will remain suspended.
Up Harbour line services for Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus Mumbai leaving Panvel/Belapur/Vashi from 9.52 am to 2.32 pm and Up Harbour line services leaving Bandra/Andheri from 10.44 am to 3.16 pm will remain suspended.
However, Special services will be run between Panvel and Kurla (Platform No.8) during the block period.
Harbour line passengers are permitted to travel via Main Line and Western Railway from 10.00 am to 6.00 pm during block period.
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.