Top Post

Buses for Women “Tejaswani” expected to start from March 8.

The NMMC is gearing up to begin service of tejaswani buses driven by women for women commuters soon. The mini buses will be delivered to NMMT in a month. The NMMC is planning to introduce the service as a gift to women,to mark the international Women’s day which is observed on March 8th. While state transport has recruited women drivers ... Read More »

Roadpali water woes to end by Rs3-cr project.

Residents od roadpali who hae been facing acute water shortage will soon get some relief. The city and industrial development corporation has taken up a Rs 3 crore project to provide adequate water supply in the area. The tender for the project which will require a 3-km pipeline , was released on Tuesday. The project is expected to cost around ... Read More »

Taloja-Kalyan metro detailed plan in 15 days.

The Taloja-Shilphata-Kalyan Metro project will soon get a push. This route is around 24km and will connect Diva,Shilphata,Dombivli 27 villages Kalyan and Mumbra. The Delhi /Metro Rail Corporation undertook the feasibility survey of the route in April 2017. After MMRDA announced Thane -Bhiwandi and kalyan metro and Thane Kasarvadavli metro in 2016 Dombivli residents had demanded that they too should ... Read More »

JNPT’s capacity to double by 2022 to be equivalent to Euro ports

The countries biggest container cargo terminal, JawaharLal Nehru Port Trust ,will be on par with European ports by 2022 when it is expected to handle 10 million teus annually . Before that its capacity is set to go up by 50% from the present 4.8 million teus per year with the launch of the first phase of its fourth container ... Read More »

16 New trains makes Trans Harbour Commute Smoother

There has been a drastic change since January 31 after the central railway introduced 16 more trains on the route. As many as 2.10 lakh railway commuters have been benefited from the increased train service on trans harbour line. Trains are now available on the route in every 10 minutes. Earlier there were 246 trains running on the line. Now ... Read More »

Bullet train work to start in June 2018, plan moves 1 year earlier.

Work on the bullet train , appears to be moving in high speed. Civil work on 508 Km long Mumbai-Ahmadabad high speed rail corridor has been fast tracked to begin in June this year and railway authorities has advanced the completion deadline to August 15, 2022 to 2023 earlier, to coincide with 75 years of India’s Independence. Tests have also ... Read More »

Belapur agro garden brings nature trail this Sunday

Nature lovers can take a walk at agro garden in CBD Belapur and explore the green patch spread across two acres on Land and participate in vegetable and butterfly trails. Belapur residents will hold Basant Utsav on February 11 (Sunday)to celebrate its four years of opening the garden. Organic flowers ,fruits and vegetables are grown in an eco-friendly way and garden ... Read More »

Adharwadi Dump Yard closure work at Kalyan started by KDMC.

Residents living near the stinking Adharwadi dumping ground in Kalyan can  now breath easy. The work for segregation and processing of waste has started and mountain of garbage will soon be cleared. The KDMC has outsourced the work to a Surat company at a cost of Rs. 29.53 crore. The work for scientific closure with bio-remediation of adharwadi dumping ground ... Read More »

Civic bodies of Navi Mumbai,Panvel promotes Swachhh campaign.

PCMC will organize a mass awareness programme involving schools , colleges ,clubs sports bodies, NGOs government agencies and housing societies to promote Swachh campaign in the city. PCMC is mulling over hosting the mega event in the next few days. The nodal officials have been instructed to establish liaison with all participating groups before finalizing the date of event. Apart ... Read More »

PM Modi to lay foundation of Navi Mumbai airport on Feb 18

Prime minister Narendra Modi will on February 18 address a 50 minute public programme at the site of  upcoming Navi Mumbai international airport in Ulwe. The occasion is bhoomi poojan, or foundation stone laying for the rs. 16000 crore project. This will be the 2nd visit of the PM to Raigad district-the political symbol of power as Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj ... Read More »