#Mumbai Local Train

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
The Maharashtra government wants the general public to be allowed to use Mumbai local train services during non-peak hours. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Authorities are currently operatin 1,410 special services trains, along with 10 ladies special trains
  • Due to COVID-19, Mumbai local trains are only accessible to limited people, including essential services staff
  • The government suggested the time between 8 am and 10:30 am and between 5 pm to 7:30 pm be reserved for only essential services staff

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Women passengers deboard a local train after the authorities allowed them to commute during non-peak hours from 11 AM to 3 PM and from 7 PM till the end of the service. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • The decision to allow all passengers will be taken in the next two-three days
  • Currently, staffers of essential services and women passengers are allowed to travel by local trains
  • Services were halted due to the COVID-19 pandemic

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Commuters wait outside Borivali Railway Station as train services shut down after a grid failure that resulted in massive power outages across the city in Mumbai on October 12, 2020. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • A rare citywide power outage paralysed Mumbai on October 12
  • Electricity Commission said it will be making a suo motu hearing on the Mumbai power outage
  • The regulatory body will be undertaking a e-hearing regarding the incident on October 21