CR to carry out mega block on Sunday

CR to carry out mega block on Sunday

Central Railway and Western Railway will be conducting a mega block on September 17, Sunday, to carry out maintenance related work of rail track.


The Up slow and semi-fast line services leaving Kalyan from 10:47 am to 4:14 pm will be diverted on Up fast line between Kalyan and Mulund stations and further will be re-diverted on Up slow line from Mulund station. Though the Up slow line services will not be available at Thakurli, Kopar, Mumbra and Kalva stations, passengers of these stations will be permitted to travel via Thane, Diva, Dombivali and Kalyan stations.
All Dn fast line services leaving CSTM from 10:08 am to 2:42 pm will halt at Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Bhandup, Mulund and Diva stations and will be 15 minutes late.

Meanwhile, the Up fast line services leaving Kalyan from 10:28 am to 3:08 pm will halt at Diva, Mulund, Bhandup, Vikhroli, Ghatkopar and Kurla stations which will be 15 minutes late. All slow locals arriving and leaving CSTM between 12.00 noon to 5.00 pm will be running 10 minutes late.


All Dn Harbour line services to Vashi, Belapur, Panvel leaving CSMT from 11:21 am to 4:39 pm and Dn Harbour line services to Bandra, Andheri leaving CSTM from 9:52 am to 4:43 pm will remain suspended. All Up Harbour line services for CSTM leaving Panvel, Belapur, Vashi from 9:52 am to 3:26 pm and Up Harbour line services for CSTM leaving Bandra, Andheri from 10:44 am to 5:09 pm will remain suspended. However, special services will run between Panvel and Kurla (Platform No.8) during the block period and Harbour line passengers are permitted to travel via the main line and Western Railway from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.


Western Railway announced that two small night blocks will be taken on Western Railway's suburban section which will fall between Saturday, 16th September 2017 and Sunday, 17th September 2017 to carry out maintenance of the track, signalling and overhead equipment. During the block period all Up slow trains will run on Up fast lines between Mumbai Central and Churchgate and due to this, some Up and Dn suburban trains will remain cancelled. Therefore, during the daytime on this Sunday 17.09.2017, no day block is scheduled on Western Railway's suburban section.

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