In a bid to revamp the town’s suburban railway community, Western Railway (WR) will undertake redevelopment work at Charni Street railway station. As a part of this, the station constructing together with passenger facilities will probably be rebuilt at a value of ₹2.53 crore. The work is anticipated to begin quickly.
A railway reserving workplace, reserving retailer, station grasp’s workplace, chief reserving supervisor’s workplace and different buildings contained in the railway station may also bear growth.
A foot overbridge (FoB) that may join the east aspect of the station to the west aspect is being constructed and the work is anticipated to be accomplished in August.
“The development is being undertaken primarily based on age and structural situation to be able to rehabilitate and develop the amenities which have been demolished,” stated a senior WR official.
A young for rebuilding the station constructing with amenities is about to be issued by the zonal railway on August 11.
In 2017, the steps of a BrihanMumbai Municipal Company (BMC) FoB had collapsed exterior Charni Street railway station injuring one individual.
In the meantime, 19 suburban railway stations are additionally being redeveloped by Mumbai Rail Vikas Company (MRVC), the physique liable for execution of suburban rail infrastructure tasks within the metropolis.
Suburban railway stations together with Bhandup, Mulund, Thane, Dombivli, Shahad, Neral, Kasara, GTB Nagar, Chembur, Govandi, Mankhurd, Mumbai Central (native), Jogeshwari, Kandivili, Mira Street, Bhayandar and Vasai Street station are among the many stations listed for redevelopment.
As a part of the mission, which is geared toward easing decongestion on the suburban railway community, FoBs, elevated decks and skywalks connecting to railway stations have been deliberate.