Central Railways will operate the mega block in suburban sections of Mumbai section on October 31 to carry out various engineering and maintenance works to ensure passenger safety. During the ban period, port line passengers will be allowed to travel on the main line and western railways from 10 am to 6 pm. Special services will also be running between Panvel and Kurla (platform #8) during the period.
“These huge maintenance blocks are essential for infrastructure maintenance and safety. Passengers must take responsibility for the railway administration for the inconvenience they have caused,” said the official statement issued by the Central Railway Company.
Here is the full list of the different blocks that will be on Mumbai’s local rail network on Sunday:Matunga – Slow streaks falling up and down from 11.00 am to 4.00 pm
Slow line services departing Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Mumbai from 10.18 am to 3.36 pm on the Down Fast Line between Matunga and Mulund stations and will not stop at Vidyavihar, Kanjurmarg and Nahur stations. Moreover, it will be redirected on the appropriate slow line in Mulund.
Slow line services leaving the Thane area will be diverted from 10.37 am to 3.55 pm on the Up Express line between Mulund and Matunga and will not stop at Nahur, Kanjurmarg and Vidyavihar stations. Furthermore, it will be redirected on a suitable slower line at Matunga Station.
CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI MAHARAJ TERMINUS – CHUNABHATTI / BANDRA DN HARBOR LINE from 11.40 am to 4.40 pm & CHUNABHATTI / BANDRA – CHHATRAPATI SHIVAJI MAHARAJ TERMINUS from 11.10 pm to the Amina Line
Down Harbor Line services to Vashi/Belapur/Panvel departing Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Station/Vadala Road will remain from 11.34 AM to 4.47 PM and Down Harbor Line services to Bandra/ Goregaon departing Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Station from 9.56 AM to 4.43 PM.
Harbor line services to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus departing Panvel / Belapur / Vashi from 9.53 am to 3.20 pm and Up Harbor line services to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus departing Goregaon / Bandra from 10.45 am to 4.58 pm.