CST tragedy: Anger in Mumbai as city witnesses sixth railway bridge accident in two years

At least five people were reportedly killed in the bridge collapse, and at least 36 were injured. The bridge, maintained by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation, is believed to be at least three decades old and was audited just six months ago. CST is the ...

Thursday, March 14, 2019

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Mumbai foot overbridge collapse at CST: 6 killed in one more civic tragedy

According to eyewitnesses, the collapse occurred during peak hour. Puran Ram, who runs a fast food outlet below the bridge, said it collapsed like a “pack of cards”. “About 7-8 slabs fell one after the other… the first one fell near the station-end of the road,” he ...
Thursday, March 14, 2019

6 Dead After Mumbai Bridge Declared 'Safe' 6 Months Ago Collapses

The foot overbridge that collapsed in Mumbai near the CST local train station on Thursday, 14 March was audited and declared safe just six months ago, The Indian Express reported. At least six people have died and more than 30 others have been injured ...
Thursday, March 14, 2019

Fix Primary Responsibility of CST Bridge Collapse Today, Orders CM

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis on Friday, 15 March met the victims of the bridge collapse at GT hospital and said that he ordered the municipal commissioner to fix the primary responsibility of the mishap by evening. The foot overbridge that collapsed in ...
Thursday, March 14, 2019

Mumbai bridge collapse: Toll rises to six, Congress calls for Piyush Goyal's resignation

“Modi government and Maharashtra government are criminally culpable for inaction leading to repeat tragedies: 29/9/2017 – Elphistone Stampede, 3/7/2018 – Andheri bridge collapse,” Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala tweeted hours after ...
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'Spirit of Mumbai has collapsed': Rage and frustration on social media after CST bridge mishap

On Thursday evening at around 7.30 during rush house, a portion of a foot overbridge at the city's busy Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus railway station collapsed, killing six and injuring more than 30. The bridge was three decades old and had reportedly ...
Thursday, March 14, 2019

Mumbai CST bridge collapse: Structural audit report deemed foot overbridge 'fit to use' six months ago

The ill-fated foot over pedestrian bridge (FOB) connected to Mumbai's busy Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) that collapsed Thursday evening claiming six lives and injuring several others was declared 'fit to use' in an audit report submitted six months ago ...
Thursday, March 14, 2019

BMC Begins Demolishing CST Bridge That Collapsed on Thursday

The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Friday, 15 March, started dismantling the foot overbridge that collapsed on Thursday evening killing at least six persons and injuring 30 others. In a meeting chaired by BMC commissioner Ajoy Mehta, it was ...
Thursday, March 14, 2019

CST bridge collapse: Mumbai Police files primary report, blames BMC for tragedy

The Mumbai Police on Friday filed its preliminary report in the Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) or CST railway station bridge collapse incident on Thursday (March 14). In its primary report, the Mumbai Police blamed the Brihanmumbai Municipal ...
Thursday, March 14, 2019

Mumbai foot overbridge collapse near CST railway station: Structural audit report deemed FOB 'fit to use' six months ago

The ill-fated foot over pedestrian bridge (FOB) connected to Mumbai's busy Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) railway station that collapsed Thursday evening claiming six lives and injuring several others was declared 'fit to use' in an audit report submitted ...
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Mumbai CST foot overbridge collapse: Five dead, Rs 5 lakh compensation declared for next of kin | Live updates

20:47 PM IST. Posted by Sonal Gera. NDRF says a 45-member team has been rushed to bridge collapse site in Mumbai. Photo: PTI.
Thursday, March 14, 2019

Mumbai CST Footover Bridge Collapse Live: Two dead, several injured, rescue operations underway

A foot over bridge near Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) railway station collapsed on Thursday. Reports suggest that two women have perished in the footover bridge collapse, and at least 20 people have been injured in the accident. The injured ...
Thursday, March 14, 2019

Mumbai CST bridge collapse LIVE updates: Six dead, 30 injured; traffic disrupted

Mumbai CST bridge collapse LIVE Updates: Six persons were killed and 31 others injured after a portion of a foot overbridge connecting north-end of Mumbai's nodal Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) railway station to BT Lane near Anzuman ...
Thursday, March 14, 2019

After Mumbai CST Bridge Tragedy, Remaining Part Demolished: Live Updates

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Thursday, March 14, 2019

Mumbai Bridge Collapse: मुंबई के छत्रपति शिवाजी टर्मिनस के पास फुटओवर ब्रिज गिरा, 6 की मौत, 33 घायल

मुंबई (Mumbai) के छत्रपति शिवाजी टर्मिनस (Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus) के पास फुटओवर ब्रिज (Bridge Collapses) गिर गया है. हादसे में 6 लोगों की मौत हो गई और 33 लोग घायल हैं. मुंबई पुलिस के पीआरओ ने बताया कि हादसे में 5 लोगों की मौत हो गई है. बता दें कि जिस समय हादसा हुआ फुटओवर ब्रिज पर काफी संख्या में लोग थे, क्योंकि यह समय लोगों के ऑफिस से लौटने का था. मुंबई पुलिस (Mumbai Police) ने बताया कि, 'टाइम्‍स ऑफ इंडिया बिल्डिंग (Times Of India Building) के पास सीएसटी (CST) के प्‍लेटफॉर्म संख्‍या एक को बीटी लेन से जोड़ने वाला फुटओवर ब्रिज (Mumbai Foot Overbridge Collapses) गिरा है. पुलिस अधिकारी ने बताया ...
Thursday, March 14, 2019

Mumbai CST bridge collapse: Devendra Fadnavis announces Rs 5 lakh compensation for families of deceased

A foot overbridge connecting Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CST) railway station in Mumbai collapsed on Thursday evening. Five people have been killed and over 30 people were reportedly injured after the foot overbridge connecting CSMT railway ...
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