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Covid-19: Mumbai locals to resume for fully vaccinated individuals from August 15

CM Uddhav Thackeray also said that they have called the health task force meeting on August 9 where more restrictions will be relaxed.

published on : 8th August 2021

Why vaccinated people can't be allowed to travel by local trains? HC asks Maharashtra government

Currently, only frontline health workers and government staff are permitted to use local trains, which are considered as the lifeline of Mumbai.

published on : 2nd August 2021

Heavy rains pummel Mumbai; local train services suspended

The rain fury reminded some Mumbaikars of the 24-hour rainfall figure of 944 mm on July 26, 2005.

published on : 18th July 2021

Bengal local train services unlikely to resume after Covid curbs end on June 30

People blocked railway tracks in several stations in the state for around three hours on Thursday demanding that they be allowed to board staff special stations.

published on : 25th June 2021

Mumbai qualifies for 'level-1' of unlocking, but Covid curbs to continue

The positivity rate has come down to 3.79 per cent and the oxygen bed occupancy is 23.56 per cent, the city civic body said.

published on : 21st June 2021

Maharashtra: Teachers seek govt nod to board local trains, priority in vaccination for attending schools

This decision was implemented on June 15 barring the Vidarbha region where it will come into effect from June 26.

published on : 16th June 2021

Restrictions on travelling in local trains to continue due to Covid-19: Maharashtra govt tells Bombay HC

The bench also noted the petitioner had not produced any documentary evidence to show that staff of nationalised banks is permitted to use local trains and dismissed the plea.

published on : 11th May 2021

Suburban train services hit in Bengal after 90 drivers, guards test COVID-19 positive

No decision has been taken on cancellation of trains in the Howrah section, an official said.

published on : 20th April 2021

2018, a year of 'many firsts' for Indian Railways

Its biggest achievement was the lowest accident figures in the last three decades, with 45 incidents reported between April and December 15 in 2018.

published on : 27th December 2018

Chennai suburban trains not to run in fast lines for now

The Chengalpattu-Chennai Beach fast locals during morning hours run with overcrowded passengers and pass through the fast line.

published on : 25th July 2018

Wall at St Thomas mount claims five lives; seven people killed in just five days

According to sources, the EMU train was on its way from Chennai Beach to Thirumalpur and the mishap occured while the train was entering into St. Thomas Mount Station around 8.15 am.

published on : 24th July 2018

Mumbai bridge collapse: Five injured; western line train services hit; Railway Minister Piyush Goyal orders inquiry

Overhead Equipment have been damaged and a team of engineers have swung into action to restore it, chief PRO of Western Railway Ravinder Bhakar informed the media.

published on : 3rd July 2018