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Entry# 646392-0

GTR/Grant Road (4 PFs)
ग्रॅन्ट रोड     ग्रांट रोड

Track: Quadruple Electric-Line

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Frere Bridge, Grant Road West, Zoroastrian Colony, Grant Road, Mumbai - 400007
State: Maharashtra

Elevation: 7 m above sea level
Zone: WR/Western   Division: Mumbai

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Feb 09 (18:11) Western Railway: Grant Road RoB demolished; new bridge expected in next six months (mumbaimirror.indiatimes.com)
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News Entry# 400761  Blog Entry# 4561223   
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Feb 09 2020 (18:11)
Station Tag: Grant Road/GTR added by Forever Railfan^~/248735
Stations:  Grant Road/GTR  
Mumbai: The Grant Road road-over-bridge (RoB) was demolished on Saturday midnight by railway authorities.To carry out the demolition work, an eight-hour-long block had been announced on the Western line. During the block period, no train service was operational between Churchgate and Mumbai Central stations from 10:15 pm on Saturday to 6:15 am on Sunday morning.Built in 1921, the Frere RoB, located between Charni Road and Grant Road stations, was taken down because of severe corrosion and pitting observed at the meeting points of the girders. Grant Road bridge being demolished. Photo by Deepak Turbhekar/BCCL Untitled Carousel Mumbai local: Mega block on all 3 suburban linesThe Central Railway and Western Railway will carry out mega block and jumbo block, respectively, to maintain the infrastructure and carry out maintenance work of tracks, signaling and overhead equipment, on Sunday. Previously, the width of the RoB was 16.78 metre. For the new...
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bridge, the width will increase to 17.50 metre. The RoB will also have two carriageways with a divider and will also have provision for pedestrian walkways on either side.The sleek structure of the new bridge will be made of high strength steel which is corrosion-free. According to WR, such material will be used for the first time by railways.The railway authorities are expected to complete the work in the next six months.In September 2019, heavy vehicles were banned on the RoB. The Frere bridge is one of the RoBs marked for repair during a safety audit of the overbridges by IIT-Bombay.
Jan 16 (12:39) CLOSURE OF FERERE ROAD OVER BRIDGE (ROB) BETWEEN CHARNI ROAD & GRANT ROAD FOR DISMANTLING & REGIRDERING WORK WITH EFFECT FROM 16/17th JANUARY, 2020 (wr.indianrailways.gov.in)
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News Entry# 399117  Blog Entry# 4541552   
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Jan 16 2020 (12:39)
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Jan 16 2020 (12:39)
Station Tag: Charni Road/CYR added by Forever Railfan^~/248735
Stations:  Charni Road/CYR   Grant Road/GTR  
CLOSURE OF FERERE ROAD OVER BRIDGE (ROB) BETWEEN CHARNI ROAD & GRANT ROAD FOR DISMANTLING & REGIRDERING WORK WITH EFFECT FROM 16/17th JANUARY, 2020
The Ferere Road Over Bridge (ROB) located between Charni Road & Grant Road will be closed from 00.00 hrs during the intervening night of 16 /17th January, 2020 for dismantling as well as regirdering work of this ROB.
According to a press release issued by Shri Ravinder Bhakar - Chief Public Relations Officer of Western Railway, all the owners of the utilities running o­n this bridge have been re
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- notified and o­nce again requested by Western Railway to remove their installations such as cables, wires, pipe lines, etc. at the earliest and to shift them away from the bridge, else Railway Administration will be constrained to take up the dismantling work and will not be responsible for any inconvenience caused.
Jan 09 (08:46) WR: Ferere ROB Between Charni Road and Grant Road to be Closed (www.railpost.in)
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News Entry# 398504  Blog Entry# 4535245   
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Jan 09 2020 (08:46)
Station Tag: Grant Road/GTR added by Jagat Kumar/2068495

Jan 09 2020 (08:46)
Station Tag: Charni Road/CYR added by Jagat Kumar/2068495
Stations:  Charni Road/CYR   Grant Road/GTR  
CLOSURE OF FERERE ROAD OVER BRIDGE (ROB) BETWEEN CHARNI ROAD & GRANT ROAD FOR DISMANTLING & REGIRDERING WORK WITH EFFECT FROM 15/16th JANUARY, 2020
The Ferere Road Over Bridge (ROB) located between Charni Road & Grant Road will be closed from the intermittent night of 15/16th January 2020 for dismantling as well as regirdering work of this ROB.
According to a press release issued by Shri Ravinder Bhakar – Chief Public Relations Officer of Western Railway, all the owners of the utilities running on this bridge have been re – notified and once again
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requested by Western Railway to remove their installations such as cables, wires, pipelines, etc. at the earliest and to shift them away from the bridge latest by midnight of 14th January, 2020, else Railway Administration will be constrained to take up the dismantling work and will not be responsible for any inconvenience caused.
Jan 09 (08:45) WR: Ferere ROB Between Charni Road and Grant Road to be Closed (www.railpost.in)
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News Entry# 398503  Blog Entry# 4535244   
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Jan 09 2020 (08:46)
Station Tag: Grant Road/GTR added by Jagat Kumar/2068495

Jan 09 2020 (08:46)
Station Tag: Charni Road/CYR added by Jagat Kumar/2068495
Stations:  Charni Road/CYR   Grant Road/GTR  
CLOSURE OF FERERE ROAD OVER BRIDGE (ROB) BETWEEN CHARNI ROAD & GRANT ROAD FOR DISMANTLING & REGIRDERING WORK WITH EFFECT FROM 15/16th JANUARY, 2020
The Ferere Road Over Bridge (ROB) located between Charni Road & Grant Road will be closed from the intermittent night of 15/16th January 2020 for dismantling as well as regirdering work of this ROB.
According to a press release issued by Shri Ravinder Bhakar – Chief Public Relations Officer of Western Railway, all the owners of the utilities running on this bridge have been re – notified and once again
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requested by Western Railway to remove their installations such as cables, wires, pipelines, etc. at the earliest and to shift them away from the bridge latest by midnight of 14th January, 2020, else Railway Administration will be constrained to take up the dismantling work and will not be responsible for any inconvenience caused.
Sep 11 2019 (17:18) सातों दिन चलेगी एसी लोकल (navbharattimes.indiatimes.com)
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News Entry# 390750  Blog Entry# 4424580   
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Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Virar/VR added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Nalla Sopara/NSP added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Vasai Road/BSR added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Naigaon/NIG added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Bhayandar/BYR added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Mira Road/MIRA added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Dahisar/DIC added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Marine Lines/MEL added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Charni Road/CYR added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Mumbai Central Local/BCL added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Grant Road/GTR added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Dadar Western/DDR added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Bandra/BA added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Andheri/ADH added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Borivali/BVI added by siddharthrma~/720659

Sep 11 2019 (17:19)
Station Tag: Church Gate/CCG added by siddharthrma~/720659
पश्चिम रेलवे के यात्रियों की यात्रा अब हर मौसम में कूल रहेगी। यात्रियों की सुविधा के लिए सप्ताह के सातों दिन एसी लोकल चलाई जाएगी। इसके लिए प्रशासन की तरफ से तैयारियां शुरू हो गई हैं। इसके पहले रेल प्रशासन ने तीसरी एसी लोकल चलाने के लिए ट्रायल शुरू किए हैं। चर्चगेट से बोरीवली के बीच हुई ट्रायल सफल रहा है।
फिलहाल पश्चिम रेलवे पर सोमवार से शुक्रवार पांच ही दिन एसी लोकल चलती है। इससे सप्ताह में में दो दिन पासधारकों को लोकल ट्रेन में बिना एसी लोकल में सफर करना पड़ता है, लेकिन अब सातों दिन सेवा शुरू होने पर यात्रियों को सफर आरामदायक हो जाएगा। वर्तमान में पश्चिम रेलवे पर सोमवार से शुक्रवार के बीच हर दिन एसी लोकल
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की 12 सेवाएं चलाई जा रही हैं। तीसरी एसी लोकल को सेवा में शामिल करने के बाद और 12 सेवाएं बढ़ जाएंगी। सेवाएं बढ़ने पर सबसे अधिक लाभ प्रथम दर्जा के यात्रियों को मिलेगा। सामान्य लोकल में द्वितीय श्रेणी के यात्रियों से पांच गुना ज्यादा किराया देने पर भी व्यस्त समय में फर्स्ट क्लास के डिब्बों में भीड़ रहती है।
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