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Maharshi Karve Rd, Churchgate, Mumbai, Maharashtra
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Jul 28 2014 (3:14PM)   CCG/Mumbai Church Gate (4)        
 

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acemu1.jpgacemu2.jpgProgress of Air conditioned EMU rake to be turned out by ICF against developmental order placed on BHEL by Railway Board- ICF to submit plan along with RDSO:
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Status summary of Contract on BHEL for Design, supply of IGBT based 3-
phase drive propulsion & other equipment for 25 KV AIRCONDITIONED
EMU...

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acemu.jpgACTIVITY CHART FOR MANUFACTURE OF FIRST AIRCONDITIONED AC EMU WITH IGBT BASED INDIGENOUS PROPULSION SYSTEM...
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Jul 24 2014 (10:38AM)   CCG/Mumbai Church Gate (4)        
  

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270320142802.jpgthe extended platform

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This is platform 3 and 4 I suppose were virar fast trains depart.....
Slowly more and more 12 coach emu trains should be converted to 15 coaches
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***Western Railway Enquiry Number***
(022)22084287
(022)22017420
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Journalist uncovers rare photos, forgotten stories of Mumbai's rail heritage:
A must read article with rare photos:
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Some of the pics( courtesy the article)
Pics 1 and 2.:New electric local trains are unloaded(1925-1930)
3.Churchgate Stn in the 1920s
4.Bandra Station in the 1920s
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May 10 2014 (11:35PM)   CCG/Mumbai Church Gate (4)        
 

Oh flood I am not able to go for railfanning   8770 blog posts   5605 correct pred (61% accurate)  
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Brand New Beetel BEML AC Rake for Mumbai first AC local
17820457994154500761045691685622167371799n.jpgIn Love with Mumbai
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Brand New BEML AC Rake for Mumbai first AC local.
Churchgate to Borivali new AC train...
One way ticket Rs. 153.00
Give your review Mumbaikar's Railfans
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May 11 2014 (1:47AM)
Beetel? I guess u r referring to the telecommunication giant brand owned by Bharti


May 11 2014 (1:37AM)
Beetel? I think guess u r referring to the telecommunication giant owned by Bharti


May 11 2014 (1:30AM)
The fares fare are is too high, I hope this is not the actual fare


May 11 2014 (1:30AM)
The fares are too high, I hope this is not the actual fare
Beetel? I guess u r referring to the telecommunication brand owned by Bharti. This EMU is built by BEML.
The fare is too high, I hope this is not the actual fare.

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karanjain1997   140 blog posts   6 correct pred (60% accurate)  
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might be from churchgate to virar -rupees 153
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3.jpgCHURCHGATE STATION Level Crossing
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Upgraded to STAR Post....
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1.jpgChurch Gate Station, Mumbai
One of the major termini of the suburban railway, with a rapid turnover of trains under its roof.
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Station Tag: Mumbai Church Gate/CCG added by Soumitra Chawathe**/301079
4.jpgColaba station
En route to cuffe parade.BOMBAY.
BOMBMAN
July 13, 2006
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Sadly, it does not exist now. Presently, Badhwar Park is situated here which houses the residences of CR and WR railway officials.
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You will laugh a lot if you have travelled in Mumbai Local...
Mumbai Local Trains...
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SOME INTERESTING FACTS,
if you are a Mumbaikar.... then you will be surely knowing these,
1.Mumbai Local Train where a person think he won a battle..... If he gets a window seat in local.
2.You should be the bravest man on earth to catch a Virar train at Borivali during peak hours
3.When we (Mumbaikars) are late for college/office, Whatever reason maybe, we always blame local
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trains for delay. ��
4. No space, still people while boarding the train say "Arey! khali hai bhai, poora train khali hai"
5.Getting in an empty-ish bogie of a mumbai train during peak hours and asking, "Yeh First class hai kya?"
6.Awesome moment when in local trains you don’t hav 2 move towards the exit, you are simply pushed towards it by the crowd!
7.We don't believe that the train is arriving until the time indicator displays "01 mins remaining"
8.When we are in a fully packed train, we always feel like sitting.But when the train is vacant, we stand at the door! ��
9. In Mumbai suburb, there is an invisible station between Borivali and Kandivali known as
“Thambevali”
10. Nobody remains “UNTOUCHED" once u enter Churchgate or V.T fast local....
11. Act Dead If Someone asks for your seat in “MUMBAI LOCAL” ��
12. No matter how thin or fat are the 3 persons already sitting… someone still occupies the 4th seat.......
13. In every local train Journey u will find at least 1 person asking “Arre yeh platform kis taraf aayega??”
14.“Agla Station Thane or Andheri” puts everyone in the train in ‘Ready to Fight’ mode!
15. If Borivali passenger enters in Virar Train or Thane passenger in kalyan train.............then its inexcusable Crime!!
16. Only Mumbai local travelers know what is “VideoCoach”......means the first class ladies coach attached to gents compartment with a square cut in between
17.U have the following set of Friends like: School Friends, College friends, Building friends, Office friends..... But a species unique only in Mumbai - "Train Friend" ��
Mumbai local meri jaaan !!!
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In the 14th one you can add Dombivali. "Local train friends" can be only found in Mumbai,no where else.
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#grievance During the last many months the Suburban Fast trains from Borivali to Churchgate takes 75 to 85 minutes in the morning hours against its schedule time of 55 minutes, thereby wasting many precious working hours. The Commuters are unable to reach their Offices in time. The Western Railways do not bother to adhere its Timetable of the Suburban trains in the morning Hours. Due to the delay in running of trains, the Commuters are getting irritated and become impatient. Please ensure that the Suburban Fast trains from Borivali should reach Churchgate within 1 Hour.
Current Status : CASE CLOSED
Date of Action : 31 Jan 2014
Details : : Issues raised in your above quoted letter have been examined and position is as under:- In the existing schedule
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there are 20 fast trains from Borivali during the morning peak hours. All these fast services follow a particular halt pattern of running. i.e stopping at all stations up to Andheri and further running fast between Andheri -Bandra Dadar-Mumbai central and then slow up to Churchgate. In general the running time given to these trains varies between 55-60 minutes depending upon the availability of berthing facility at Churchgate. In comparison the services have been increased from 1043 in 2007 to 1305 till date. Similarly 12 car services have been increased from 511 to 1165 along with introduction of 15 car services. There are 30-15 car services at present. The increase in services and augmentation has reduced the buffer margins earlier available needed to stabilise services in case of unusual incidences. The services are generally delayed due to effect of rampant alarm chain

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though the points pertaining to increase in services is correct but the introduction of 25000 volts AC rakes which have improved pick up capacity should have offset the congestion due to increase in frequency. The same logic was given while increasing the services. The rampant alarm chain inicidence part is totally false. I personally travel daily on this route and can vouch that there is no chain pulling during peak hours on WR.
IR is trying to cover up its failure to improve the infrastructure i.e increase in lines.
second issue is the crossover of trains at goregaon/andheri/santacruz/bandra of these fast locals which lead to congestion. WR should make a plan to for an elevated stretch meant only for crossovers at andheri. Only this can improve the punctuality of locals.
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One thing is for sure that travelling on WR during peak hours is the most frustating activity one may find in mumbai if he is a daily commuter.
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