Profiting from the restrictions on motion throughout the lockdown, the CR has undertaken building work for the brand new suburban railway hall between Belapur and Uran railway stations.
The estimated value of the Belapur- Uran railway undertaking is ₹1,782 crore and the undertaking is being undertaken on a cost-sharing foundation, of which 66% is borne by the Metropolis and Industrial Improvement Company (CIDCO) and 33% by CR.
The development actions had been undertaken between Kharkopar and Uran railway stations. The work consists of upgrading the platforms on the new Rajanpada railway station, together with basis and sub-structure work of Nhava-Sheva, Dronagiri and Uran stations.
The development work of a subway at Uran and the inspiration work of two bridges had been additionally undertaken throughout the lockdown.
“Amid the lockdown and unlock interval, CR has accomplished a number of infrastructure initiatives, together with the work for dashing up the development of the remaining 14.60km Kharkopar and Uran railway traces of the 27 km Belapur -Seawoods and Uran undertaking. The completion of the undertaking will minimize the space between Mumbai and Uran by nearly 50%,” mentioned Shivaji Sutar, chief public relations officer, CR.
The development for the Mumbai’s fourth suburban railway hall between Belapur and Uran railway stations acquired the nod in 1967. The primary section of the hall opened between Belapur and Kharkopar (12.5km) station in November 2018. At the moment, 40 native trains function on the Belapur-Kharkopar railway route day-after-day.