PRABHU PUTS CITY’S RAIL INFRA ON TRACK
WHAT TO EXPECT
On his visit to the city on Thursday, rail minister Suresh Prabhu took a train to Mantralaya, where he, along with CM Devendra Fadnavis, briefed the media on upcoming rail projects in the state.
AIR-CONDITIONED LOCALS Prabhu announced the trials for AC locals will begin on May 15. He said the trains would be opened for public use by August
CST-C’GATE UNDERGROUND LINK The Railways and the state have once again decided to implement the plan to integrate CST, Churchgate and the Metro station that will come up at Azad Maidan through an underground subway
ELEVATED CORRIDORS An elevated corridor will be extended to Bandra, as opposed to the earlier plan to build it between Andheri and Virar
CST BEAUTIFICATION The CST station will be modernised and a holding area for 7,000 people will be built. REPORTS ON P2
Railway minister Suresh Prabhu at Matunga rail workshop.