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ADH/Andheri (9 PFs)
अंधेरी     अन्धेरी

Track: Quadruple Electric-Line

Type of Station: Regular
Number of Platforms: 9
Number of Halting Trains: 26
Number of Originating Trains: 0
Number of Terminating Trains: 0
Off S.V.Road, Andheri(West)-400058 /Agarkar Chowk, Sahar Road, Andheri(East), Mumbai-400053
State: Maharashtra
Elevation: 14 m above sea level
Zone: WR/Western
Division: Mumbai
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Mar 18 2017 (14:58)  Andheri Stn fenced in after car intrusions (www.dnaindia.com)
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Major Accidents/DisruptionsWR/Western  -  

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Mar 18 2017 (14:59)
Station Tag: Andheri/ADH added by karbang~/50057

Posted by: karbang~  144 news posts
In a bid to save face after having to contend with two incidents wherein people drove their cars onto Andheri Station's platform No 1, the Western Railway has placed metal bollards at the western entrance of the station.
On November 25, Rajesh Yadav, a driver with a private firm, drove his car onto Andheri Station's platform No 1, at the time designated as platform number 6.
However, it was later discovered that Yadav was suffering from a medical condition that rendered him severely disoriented.
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condition later led to Yadav having a brain haemorrhage later that night in the hospital. On February 20, cricketer Harmeet Jasbir Singh drove his Hyundai Verna car within sniffing distance of a local train on the same platform.
The incident occurred at around 7.10 am.
The railways has also placed bollards at Mahim station, and has started plugging gaps in the walls at other stations because the railways finds itself at the centre of what security officials are calling a concerted effort by undesirable elements to sabotage railway operations.
As mentioned earlier by DNA, the railways nationwide faced 40 cases of sabotage between January and February 2017 as compared to 46 cases in 2016.
Feb 25 2017 (15:54)  HC stay on plan to axe trees in south Bombay for Metro III to continue (timesofindia.indiatimes.com)
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Feb 25 2017 (15:54)
Station Tag: Andheri/ADH added by a~/1674352

Posted by: a2z~  20 news posts
MUMBAI: The Bombay high court on Friday continued its interim stay on the cutting of trees for the Metro III project.
A division bench of Chief Justice Manjula Chellur and Justice Girish Kulkarni also allowed the petitioners, who have challenged the permission to cut trees, to inspect documents of the BMC and the Mumbai Metro Rail Corporation Ltd (MMRCL).
The judges emphasized that there was a fine balance between development and the toll on the environment. "Development cannot happen without some hardships, but we will have to check whether it is a hardship
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or if it is a massacre (of trees)," remarked the Chief Justice.
The judge reiterated the importance of trees and expressed concern over the fast-depleting green cover. "For human existence trees are necessary. They are important for the future generations," said the judge, adding, "Looking to the situation, if I visit the city in 20 years I will not find green cover, only brown (referring to concrete structures)."
The HC had earlier this month asked MMRCL to place on record information regarding survey made before it proceeded with cutting of over 5,000 trees for the Metro III line between Seepz, Andheri and Colaba. The court is hearing two petitions, one by Pervin Jehangir (65) challenging the legality of the Metro construction and another by Nina Verma (76) against the hacking of trees in Churchgate, Hutatma Chowk and Cuffe Parade. The court had earlier stayed the cutting of trees.
In an affidavit, Jitendra Pardeshi, tree officer and superintendent of gardens, BMC, informed the HC that of the 132 trees in Hutatma Chowk, the Tree Authority had granted permission for the felling of 45 trees and transplantation of 76 trees. Only 11 of the existing trees was to be retained. The Tree Authority had set a condition for MMRCL that once the work on the Hutatma Chowk Metro station was completed it would have to plant around 135 trees. The authority also admitted that it had found that some discrepancies in the measurements pointed out by the petitioners was found to be correct. The BMC would seek an explanation for the discrepancies, added the affidavit.
Feb 02 2017 (22:55)  RENUMBERING OF PLATFORMS AT ANDHERI STATION (www.wr.indianrailways.gov.in)
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Feb 02 2017 (22:55)
Station Tag: Andheri/ADH added by aavinseth~/1416571

Posted by: aavinseth~  27 news posts
For the convenience of passengers, the platform numbers of Andheri station will be changed w.e.f midnight of 5th Feb 2017. The new platform nos. from West to East will be as under :-
Existing PF No from West to East - New PF No w.e.f midnight of 05/02/2017
6-1
7-2
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2-4
3-5
4-6
5-7
8-8
9-9
Passengers are requested to make note of this change.
Jan 01 2017 (19:04)  Work on Andheri-Goregaon harbour line extension to complete by March 2017 (localpress.co.in)
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Jan 01 2017 (7:04PM)
Station Tag: Andheri/ADH added by Daund Lonavla Local Soon~/1269766

Jan 01 2017 (7:04PM)
Station Tag: Jogeshwari/JOS added by Daund Lonavla Local Soon~/1269766

Jan 01 2017 (7:04PM)
Station Tag: Borivali/BVI added by Daund Lonavla Local Soon~/1269766

Jan 01 2017 (7:04PM)
Station Tag: Goregaon/GMN added by Daund Lonavla Local Soon~/1269766

Jan 01 2017 (7:04PM)
Station Tag: Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus/CSTM added by Daund Lonavla Local Soon~/1269766

Jan 01 2017 (7:04PM)
Station Tag: Panvel Junction/PNVL added by Daund Lonavla Local Soon~/1269766

Posted by: Daund Lonavla Local Soon^~  55 news posts
After a delay of over two years, railway authorities are set to start the construction of the Andheri-Goregaon harbour line extension once again.
The work on the Rs 100 crore extension had reportedly been stalled for over 24 months because illegal establishments had cropped up around Jogeshwari station.
However, after the delay, Mumbai Rail Vikas Corporation has set a new deadline of March 2017 for the project’s completion.
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the extension is complete, harbour line trains from Panvel and CST will be able to go till Goregaon.
There are also plans of extending harbour line till Borivali in the next phase.

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Important line to improve the connectivity of Navi Mumbai with the island city. This line should be gradually extended northward to the extent possible.

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it already jan
work at jogeshwari involves clsng pf1 and laying tracks..it will take still more
Dec 23 2016 (21:59)  WR'S JUMBO BLOCK BETWEENANDHERI AND BORIVALI ON SUNDAY, 25TH DECEMBER, 2016 (www.wr.indianrailways.gov.in)
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Dec 23 2016 (10:00PM)
Station Tag: Andheri/ADH added by onlyLHBRAKEintrains^~/1246501

Dec 23 2016 (10:00PM)
Station Tag: Borivali/BVI added by onlyLHBRAKEintrains^~/1246501

Posted by: Southern Railway  80 news posts
A jumbo block will be taken from 10.35 hrs to 15.35 hrs o­n Up & Dn fast lines o­n Sunday, 25th December, 2016 between Andheri and Borivali stations for maintenance of track, signaling and overhead equipments. During the block all Up & Dn fast line trains will run o­n Up & Dn slow lines between Andheri and Borivali stations.
Due to the block, some Up & Dn slow trains will remain cancelled. During the block period Borivali trains will be dealt o­n PF No.7/8/2 and Virar trains o­n PF No.1/3 at Borivali. Mail/Express trains will be dealt o­n PF No.6/6A & 3 at Borivali.
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information to this effect is available with concerned Station Masters. Passengers are requested to take note of the above arrangements.
Dec 15 2016 (10:22)  Inaugration of New Facilities (www.lokmat.com)
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Dec 15 2016 (10:29AM)
Station Tag: Vasai Road/BSR added by Daund Lonavla Local Soon~/1269766

Dec 15 2016 (10:29AM)
Station Tag: Andheri/ADH added by Daund Lonavla Local Soon~/1269766

Dec 15 2016 (10:29AM)
Station Tag: Dadar Western/DDR added by Daund Lonavla Local Soon~/1269766

Dec 15 2016 (10:29AM)
Station Tag: Bhayandar/BYR added by Daund Lonavla Local Soon~/1269766

Posted by: Daund Lonavla Local Soon^~  55 news posts
Inaugration expected on 18th December 2016: Escalator at BND/Bhandup
Escalator at DDR/Dadar, BSR/Vasai Road, BYR/Bhayandar
Wifi at DDR/Dadar & ADH/Andheri. (marathi news)
Dec 07 2016 (22:48)  Mumbai to Pune in just 25 minutes at 1,120 kmph? Yes! This may soon become a reality through Hyperloop (zeenews.india.com)
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Posted by: ⭐ ⭐ ⭐ Telangana Express Oops AP Express ⭐ ⭐ ⭐~  47 news posts
News » Mumbai

Mumbai to Pune in just 25 minutes at 1,120 kmph? Yes! This may soon become a reality through Hyperloop
Mumbai/Pune: Believe it or not but travel time between Mumbai and Pune may be cut down to 25 minutes!
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You read it right. As of now, Mumbai-Pune journey time is about three hours by train but Hyperloop Transportation Technologies has put forth a new proposal before transport ministry. According to this new proposal, travel time between Mumbai and Pune may be reduced to 25 minutes!
Hyperloop
Hyperloop runs faster than an aircraft at a speed of 1,120 kmph.
Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, a Los Angeles-based company, has designed a new way to move people.
Hyperloop is a concept where a pod-like vehicle travels through a near-vacuum that's contained within a tube.
The firm has asked the transport ministry for land to run a pilot project of its high-speed transportation service.
Elon Musk-backed Hyperloop Transportation Technologies (HTT) co-founder Bibop G Gresta on Tuesday said the company is ready to build hyperloop between Mumbai and Pune, but the decision is left with Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari to go ahead with the project.
"Gadkari has a proposal to build the hyperloop on his table and he has to take a decision. If he wants to go ahead with it, we are ready, and it will be a feasibility study to begin with to lay line between Bombay (Mumbai) and Pune," he told media in Bengaluru on the sidelines of the Carnegie Global Technology Summit 2016.
Asked about the regulatory challenges to build hyperloop in India, Gresta said Gadkari, during the meeting, had expressed the Indian Government's willingness to help the company in this regard.
"I had asked Gadkari to help us with regulatory norms. He (Gadkari) said we are willing to do that," he added.
Among the prominent cities and countries where the hyperloop will be built are California, Utah, Illinois, Florida, Indianapolis, Canada, Mexico, Chile, Spain, France, Slovakia, Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Botswana, South Africa, Russia, China, Malaysia, India, Indonesia and Australia.
Gresta said the company has received an investment of over $100 to build hyperloop in these countries and cities around the globe.
"We have received over 100 million dollars to build hyperloop in as many as 20 countries," he said. Replying to a query, Gresta said the first hyperloop is expected to be launched in Abu Dhabi.

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Jab express trains nahi sambhal rahi to high speed kya sambhalenge there will be increase inaccidents and trains will not reach to the destination as pper the scheduled time
Sep 17 2016 (12:38)  Dahanu Road – Borivali local train (EMU) Extended upto Andheri station and speeded up by 33 Minutes (www.wr.indianrailways.gov.in)
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Sep 17 2016 (12:38PM)
Station Tag: Andheri/ADH added by kab mere acche din aayenge~/573824

Sep 17 2016 (12:38PM)
Station Tag: Borivali/BVI added by kab mere acche din aayenge~/573824

Sep 17 2016 (12:38PM)
Station Tag: Bharuch Junction/BH added by kab mere acche din aayenge~/573824

Sep 17 2016 (12:38PM)
Station Tag: Virar/VR added by kab mere acche din aayenge~/573824

Sep 17 2016 (12:38PM)
Station Tag: Dahanu Road/DRD added by kab mere acche din aayenge~/573824

Sep 17 2016 (12:38PM)
Train Tag: Virar - Bharuch Shuttle/59009 added by kab mere acche din aayenge~/573824

Sep 17 2016 (12:38PM)
Train Tag: Borivali-Dahanu Road Fast Local/93007 added by kab mere acche din aayenge~/573824

Sep 17 2016 (12:38PM)
Train Tag: Virar-Dahanu Road Slow Local/93001 added by kab mere acche din aayenge~/573824

Sep 17 2016 (12:38PM)
Train Tag: Dahanu Road- Borivali Fast Local/93002 added by kab mere acche din aayenge~/573824

Posted by: kab mere acche din aayenge~  24 news posts
For the convenience of the commuters, it has been decided by Western Railway to extend the 93002 Dahanu Road-Borivali local train upto Andheri station & also speeded up by 33 minutes w.e.f. 19th September, 2016.
Till now this train leaves Dahanu Road at 05.50 hrs and reaches Borivali at 07.52 hrs but, from 19thSeptember, 2016, this train will leave Dahanu Road at 05.40 hrs i.e 10 minutes before and will reach Borivali at 07.19 hrs i.e 33 minutes before its earlier time due to suitable path adjustment. This train has been further extended upto Andheri station which will reach Andheri stn at 07.34 hrs. Consequently, minor changes have also been
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made in 3 other services. Accordingly, 59009 Virar – Bharuch shuttle will now leave from Virar at 04.00 hrs and reach Dahanu Rd at 05.17 hrs, 93001 Virar – Dahanu Rd (12 car EMU) will depart from Virar at 04.15 hrs and reach Dahanu Rd at 05.30 hrs and 93007 Andheri – Dahanu Rd (12 car EMU) will now depart from Andheri at 07.38 hrs and reach Dahanu Rd at 09.50 hrs w.e.f. 19th September, 2016.
Aug 14 2016 (11:21)  हार्बरवर सर्व लोकल बारा डब्याच्या (www.lokmat.com)
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Aug 14 2016 (11:21AM)
Station Tag: Borivali/BVI added by IR/1269766

Aug 14 2016 (11:21AM)
Station Tag: Andheri/ADH added by IR/1269766

Aug 14 2016 (11:21AM)
Station Tag: Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus/CSTM added by IR/1269766

Aug 14 2016 (11:21AM)
Train Tag: Andheri-Mumbai CST Slow Local/91196 added by IR/1269766

Aug 14 2016 (11:21AM)
Train Tag: Andheri-Mumbai CST Slow Local/91194 added by IR/1269766

Aug 14 2016 (11:21AM)
Train Tag: Andheri-Mumbai CST Slow Local/91192 added by IR/1269766

Aug 14 2016 (11:21AM)
Train Tag: Mumbai CST Andheri Local/91193 added by IR/1269766

Aug 14 2016 (11:21AM)
Train Tag: Mumbai CST Andheri Local/91191 added by IR/1269766

Aug 14 2016 (11:21AM)
Train Tag: Mumbai CST-Borivali Local/91201 added by IR/1269766

Posted by: Daund Lonavla Local Soon^~  55 news posts
मुंबई : मध्य रेल्वे मेन लाइन आणि पश्चिम रेल्वेवर सर्व लोकल बारा डबा धावत असतानाच हार्बर रेल्वे मात्र यापासून वंचित राहिली होती. एप्रिल महिन्यात पहिली लोकल धावल्यानंतर हार्बरवर सर्व बारा डबा लोकल कधी होणार, असा प्रश्न उपस्थित होता. त्यानंतर नऊ डबावरून बारा डबा लोकल करण्याच्या कामांना वेग देण्यात आला आणि १0 आॅगस्टपासून सर्व लोकल बारा डबा धावू लागल्या. यामुळे हार्बरवरील प्रत्येक लोकलची प्रवासी क्षमता ३३ टक्क्यांनी वाढणार आहे.
हार्बरवर बारा डबा लोकल धावण्याची प्रतीक्षा प्रवाशांना होती. नऊ डबावरून बारा डबा लोकल चालविण्यासाठी हार्बरवरील प्लॅटफॉर्मचे लांबीकरण करण्यावर भर दिला जात होता आणि हे काम एप्रिल महिन्यात पूर्ण करण्यात आले. त्यानंतर डबे उपलब्ध होताच २९ एप्रिल २0१६ रोजी हार्बर मार्गावर पहिली बारा डबा लोकल धावली. हार्बर मार्गावर सध्या ३६ लोकलच्या ५८४ फेऱ्या होतात. या
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मार्गावरील सर्व फेऱ्या आता बारा डबा असतील, अशी माहिती मध्य रेल्वेचे मुख्य जनसंपर्क अधिकारी नरेंद्र पाटील यांनी दिली. मध्य रेल्वेकडून हार्बरवरील सर्व लोकल बारा डबा जरी करण्यात आले असले तरी सीएसटी ते अंधेरी, बोरीवली मार्गावर धावणारी पश्चिम रेल्वेची एक नऊ डबा लोकल मात्र बारा डबा झालेली नाही. ही लोकल पश्चिम रेल्वेची असल्याने ती बारा डबा करण्याचे काम हे पश्चिम रेल्वेचे असल्याचे सांगण्यात आले. त्याच्या सहा फेऱ्या होत असून सीएसटी ते अंधेरी दरम्यान पाच आणि एक फेरी सीएसटी ते बोरीवली दरम्यान होते.
1मध्य रेल्वे मेन लाइन आणि पश्चिम रेल्वे मार्गावर सर्व लोकल बारा डबा धावत आहेत. त्यामुळे या मार्गावरून प्रवास करताना काही महिलांना बारा डबा लोकलची सवय होती. नऊ डबा लोकल हार्बरवर धावत असल्याने महिला प्रवाशांची धावपळ होत होती. मात्र आता बारा डबा लोकल सुरू झाल्याने ही धावपळ थांबेल. 2हार्बरवर बारा डबा लोकल चालविण्यासाठी मध्य रेल्वे प्रशासनाने १२ ते १४ फेब्रुवारी दरम्यान सीएसटी स्थानकाजवळ ७२ तासांचा ब्लॉकही घेतला. हे काम पूर्ण केल्यानंतर प्रशासनाकडून त्वरित हार्बरवर डीसी ते एसी परिवर्तनही करण्यात आले. हे परिवर्तन पूर्ण होताच बारा डबा लोकल चालविण्यात आली. 3मध्य रेल्वेने हार्बरवर मे महिन्याच्या पहिल्या आठवड्यात बारा डब्यांच्या २00 फेऱ्या, ३१ मेपर्यंत दहा लोकलचे बारा डब्यात आणि १५ जूनपर्यंत आणखी सहा लोकल बारा डब्यांमध्ये रूपांतरित करण्याचे टार्गेट ठेवले होते. त्यानंतर हेच टार्गेट तांत्रिक कारणास्तव आॅगस्ट महिन्यापर्यंत पुढे ढकलण्यात आले.
Aug 13 2016 (14:42)  Congress targets CM Fadnavis for awarding Metro contract to ‘tainted’ firm (indianexpress.com)
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Aug 13 2016 (2:42PM)
Station Tag: Dahisar/DIC added by For Better Managed Indian Railways~/1546020

Aug 13 2016 (2:42PM)
Station Tag: Andheri/ADH added by For Better Managed Indian Railways~/1546020

Posted by: For Better Managed Indian Railways~  948 news posts
The Congress Thursday targeted Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis for awarding the Metro rail project work to a road construction company facing accusations of corruption in the Mumbai road scam.
A consortium involving the controversial firm, J Kumar Infraprojects, has won the Rs 5000-crore contract for infrastructural works in the Andheri (East) – Dahisar (East) Metro route. “The BJP came to power on the promises of clean governance. We want to know why the Metro rail works have been awarded to a blacklisted firm,” said Congress spokesperson Sachin Sawant.
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six road contractors against whom the Mumbai municipality has filed an FIR for shoddy road works.
Sawant said that in the recently completed monsoon session of the state legislature, Minister of State (Urban Development) Ranjit Patil had assured the House that the government would take stern action against the contractor.
The Congress Thursday said these assurances were but ‘hogwash’. Sawant said, “On the one hand, they (the government) give out such assurances regarding action against contractors and on the other, they reward them with big contracts.”
Replying to a query in this regard during the monsoon session, the CM, who also heads the Urban Development department, had said the tenders for the Metro rail works had been floated before the FIR was filed in the roads scam. He had also pointed out that the firm was a part of an international consortium, and satisfied all qualification norms set out by Metro rail’s funding agency JICA.
But Sawant said, “The JICA might not have known about the wrongdoings of the contractor, but the Urban Development department did. The government should have waited for the inquiry into the road scam to finish before awarding the work.”
Reservation activist, NCP workers clash
Activists of an outfit championing the Dhangar community’s reservations cause were involved in a violent clash with NCP workers in Mumbai Thursday. The incident took place outside NCP’s party office near Mantralaya. The activists, who claimed to be representing the Yeshwant Sena, were holding a protest against NCP leader Madhukar Pichad. Pichad, a former Maharashtra tribal minister, had spoken out against the reservation demand Wednesday.
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