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Metro rail to have sniffer dog, bomb detection squads

Metro rail to have sniffer dog, bomb detection squads

Mumbai Metro rail between Versova and Ghatkopar is the first metro in the globe that will have sniffer dogs patrolling every station. This is what Metro One Private Limited, the agency that is implementing the metro project has claimed.

MMRDA gets questions on Metro line it can’t answer

MMRDA gets questions on Metro line it can’t answer

Planning a metro line is not rocket science anymore, it’s been happening for a century,” said SVR Srinivas, Managing Director of the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Limited (MMRC). But in the hours that followed, the body found that with issues like slum rehabilitation, transfer of development rights, land reservations and a good amount of vote-bank politics, planning Mumbai’s metro may just be as complicated as rocket science.

Authorities confident of 2012 completion date for Metro 1

Authorities confident of 2012 completion date for Metro 1

The work of the most critical Metro Bridge over Western Railway Tracks at Andheri is going on in full swing under active supervision by the railways authorities, who have been cooperative. The work on the cable stayed bridge is progressing, speedily. The Form Travellers have been erected and the deck casting work at WEH bridge (over Jog flyover) is in progress.