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Travel by KDMT bus from Dombivli to Panvel station Starts Today

Bus route from Dombivli to Panvel, which was suspended two years back , will resume today. Commuters can take the first bus which leaves Char Rasta at 8 AM. The KDMT had stopped the service because of lack of buses and shortage of staff. The bus service will start from Char Rasta in Dombivli via kalyan Phata to Panvel city. ... Read More »

Underground plan gives new life to Bridge to sea link

The Sewri-Worli road connector plan, which had been put on hold because of repeated delays in starting the Mumbai Trans Harbour link project, has been revived with a change in the original plan. As against a completely overhead bridge between Sewri and Worli , the portion across the Elphinston Road -Parel stretch will be underground. The 2+2 lane connector is ... Read More »

App based cabs to be launched by NMMT.

The NMMT is planning to provide an app-based taxi service , along the lines of cab aggregators like Ola and Uber, for convenience of commuters. The NMMT budget for 2018-19 was presented to the NMMT committee by administration on Tuesday. The NMMT , which has 476 buses in its fleet , has made a provision for Rs 4 Lakh in ... Read More »

Eco-friendly solar autos will soon be available in Thane

Auto rickshaws powered by solar energy will soon be a reality in the city with the Thane Municipal Corporation introducing E-Rickshaws. Apart from reducing air pollution, these e-rickshaws will benefit women auto drivers as the municipal body will pay interest on the loan that they take to purchase these rickshaws. The rickshaw has four batteries and has the capacity of ... Read More »

Hancock bridge revival project likely to complete in 3 years.

The BMC will finally reconstruct the Hancock bridge over Sandhurst road station within the next three years. More than two years after the 137 -year-old Hancock bridge was demolished, the civic body’s standing committee on Wednesday passed the proposal to reconstruct it. The new bridge will be longer and wider than the earlier one, said officials. It will be reconstructed ... Read More »

NaMu Cidco Plots Sold at three times on their reserve price

Landing housing experts and developers in confusion, plots in Navi Mumbai auctioned by CIDCO have gone at three to four times the reserve price. A plot in Ghansoli, the reserve price of which was Rs 47, 932 per sq m, was bought for Rs 1,89,990 per sq m. Similarly, another plot in Nerul (reserve price Rs 80,798 per sq m) ... Read More »

Paying bills through new app will take time

Though the TMC launched Digi Thane , It will be several months before residents can use it for paying bills and taxes . The platform will now only give information on special offers, events, tournaments and civic projects. Digi Thane is also the first and the only government platform to connect residents and commercial establishments. Digi Thane application and Digi ... Read More »

Additional trans harbor services get commuter’s appreciation

Commuters welcomed Central Railways decision to introduce 16 additional sub urban service from January 31 saying this would reduce the waiting time for trains towards Nerul, Vashi or Panvel. Currently one train heading towards Panvel arrives hourly whereas one travelling to Nerul ¬†arrives every half an hour. There is a train to Vashi arrive every 15 minutes during peak hour. ... Read More »

Invitation to bidders by MSRDC to open trauma centre on Pune E-Way

The MSRDC has finally issued an expression of interest for charitable institution to come forward and run trauma center on the Mumbai Pune Expressway. Though a few organisation had come forward to run the center in 2017 , MSRDC officials said they wanted to make it a fair and competitive process by inviting interested parties . The process of shortlisting ... Read More »

Stretches hit by metro work to unclog by steel-deck roads.

First of its kind road in city, The MMRCL is laying steel decks to build a road to ease traffic on DN road. Motorist can soon drive on steel decks on DN road in south Mumbai as MMRCL carries out station work for the 33.5 km, fully underground metro -3 corridor. The deck is being made on the side of ... Read More »