Elphinstone Road station

Government criticised for asking Army to build Mumbai’s Elphinstone Road station overbridge

Soon after the defence minister’s announcement, many retired defence personnel criticised the centre for using the Army for ‘petty tasks’

published on : 1st November 2017

Indian army steps in to build new foot over bridge at Elphinstone Road station, move invites criticism 

Union ministers Nirmala Sitharaman and Piyush Goyal visited the station today, a month after the tragic stampede on the Elphinstone Road station foot over bridge which left 23 people dead.

published on : 31st October 2017

Crowd mistook vendor's 'phool gir gaya' cry as 'pul gir gaya': Mumbai's Elphinstone stampede survivor

A woman told the inquiry panel that this set off panic among the crowd of people on the stair and they started running, trampling one another.

published on : 4th October 2017

Elphinstone Road station Stampede: Maharashtra CM Fadnavis visits KEM Hospital

Fadnavis, who returned to the city from a three-day tour of South Korea and Singapore this evening, met the injured persons and also spoke to the hospital authorities.

published on : 30th September 2017