Traffic Regulation in Kolkata for Immersion Carnival

Expect traffic in the city for Immersion Carnival on 3 Oct. Please plan your travel keeping these in mind.

Traffic regulated in the following manners:

1. Movement of all types of Goods Vehicles (other than Immersion vehicles) shall be restricted along AJC Bose Road, Dufferin Road, Lovers Lane, red Road from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm.

2. Khidderpore Road from Hastings crossing to Lovers Lane will be closed to vehicular traffic from 2:00 pm till the programme is over on the day.

3. Only Stickered vehicles will be allowed along Mayo Road west bound from J L Nehru Road crossing.

4. No Vehicular traffic (except the Carnival related Immersion vehicles) will be allowed to ply along Hospital Road north bound from its crossing with AJC Bose Road.

5. The following road will be closed to vehicular traffic from 2:00 pm till the programme is over on the day:
a) Red Road
b) Lovers Lane
c) Queensway
d) Plassey Gate Road
e) Esplanade ramp

6. The spectators coming on foot will be advised to move along AJC Bose Road, Chowringhee Road, Outram Road, Mayo Road or R.R. Avenue, instead of Khidderpore road.

7. Public coming by trams and buses will have to alight either at Esplanade or Park Street and then proceed towards the public enclosures along the specified roads.

8. Parking will be prohibited on the following roads from 2:00 pm till the programme is over and crowd disperses or as when considered necessary by the traffic police on duty:
a) Govt. Place West between R R Avenue and Esplanade Row West.
b) Chowringhee Road
c) J L Nehru Road
d) Cathedral Road
e) Queens Way
f) Mayo Road
g) Strand Road
h) Bentinck Street western flank in between C R Avenue and G C Avenue
i) R N Mukherjee Road (both sides)
j) Hare Street
k) Old Court House Street (western side) in between Govt. Place (N) and Larking Lane

9. Vehicular traffic may also be diverted from any of the arterial roads and feeder roads by the traffic police on duty as and when considered necessary on the day.

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Special Traffic Block on 30 September, 2017

Special Night Traffic and Power Block between Thane and Mulund

CCentral Railway will operate night traffic block of 5 hours and 20 minutes o­n 30.09.2017 (Midnight of Sat / Sun) for the launching of the foot over bridge girders over platform No. 6 (Up Fast Line), and Platform No. 7 & 8 at Thane station.

Cancellation of Down local trains:

1. CSMT-Kalyan local leaving CSMT at 9:54 pm

2. Kalyan – CSMT local leaving Kalyan at 11:05 pm

PATTERN OF RUNNING OF MAIL/EXPRESS TRAINS DURING THE BLOCK

Following Mail/Express trains will be diverted from 5th line to Down Fast line at Mulund and will pass via Thane platform no 5:

· 13202 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Rajendranagar Patna Express,

· 11013 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Coimbatore Express,

· 11015 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Gorakhpur Kushinagar Express,

· 12141 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Patliputra Express,

· 12219 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Secunderabad Duronto Express,

· 12811 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Hatia Express,

· 12167 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Varanasi Superfast Express.

Following Mail/Express trains will be diverted via Up slow line between Diva and Mulund stations and will pass via platform no 4 at Thane (double halt on platform 4). It will be re-diverted on Up fast line at Mulund:

· 12172 Haridwar – Lokmanya Tilak Terminus AC Superfast Express,

· 11028 Chennai – Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Mumbai Mail,

· 11020 Bhubaneshwar – Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Konark Express,

· 11062 Darbhanga – Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Express,

· 11058 Amritsar – Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Express,

· 51028 Pandharpur – Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Passenger,

· 12541 Gorakhpur – Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Superfast Express,

· 12134 Manguluru Jn – Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Express,

· 11016 Gorakhpur – Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Kushinagar Express

· 16382 Kanyakumari – Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Jayanti Janta Express,

· 12702 Hyderabad – Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Hussain Sagar Express,

· 18519 Vishakapatnam – Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Express,

· 18030 Shalimar – Lokmanya Tilak Terminus Express,

· 22140 Solapur – Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Express.

All Mail / Express trains will arrive at their destinations 25 to 30 minutes behind schedule during the block period.
 

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Mumbai Local Train Mega Block on 24 September, 2017

CENTRAL LINES

THANE – KALYAN DN SLOW LINE FROM 11.20 AM TO 4.20 PM

Down Slow/Semi fast line services leaving Mulund station from 10.48 am to 4.23 pm will be diverted on Down fast line between Mulund and Kalyan stations halting at Thane, Diva and Dombivli stations and will arrive destination 10 minutes behind schedule.

Down slow locals will not available at Kalva, Mumbra, Kopar and Thakurli stations during the block period. Passengers of these stations are allowed to travel via Kalyan, Dombivali and Diva stations Down fast services leaving CSTM from 10.20 am to 2.42 pm will halt at Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Bhandup, Mulund and Diva stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and will arrive destination 15 minutes behind schedule.

Up fast trains leaving Kalyan from 11.00 am to 3.08 pm will halt at Diva, Mulund, Bhandup, Vikhroli, Ghatkopar, and Kurla stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and will arrive destination 15 minutes behind schedule beyond.

All Down and Up slow locals leaving/arriving CSTM from 11:00 am to 05:00 pm will arrive destination 10 minutes behind schedule.
 

HARBOUR LINES

PANVEL- NERUL UP AND DOWN HARBOUR LINE FROM 11.20 AM TO 4.20 PM

 
Up Harbour services for CSTM leaving Panvel/Belapur from 11.14 am to 4.15 pm and Down harbour line services for Panvel/Belapur leaving Nerul from 11.01 am to 4.26 pm will remain cancelled between Nerul and Panvel.

Up Trans harbour line services for Thane leaving Panvel from 11.04 am to 3.53 pm and Down Trans harbour line services for Panvel leaving Nerul from 11.42 am to 4.04 pm will remain cancelled between Nerul and Panvel.

Panvel-Andheri services will remain cancelled during the block period.

However, special services will be run on Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus Mumbai-Nerul & Thane-Nerul sections during the block period.

WESTERN LINES

JUMBO BLOCK BETWEEN ANDHERI AND BORIVALI FROM 10:35 AM TO 03:35 PM

A jumbo block will be taken from 10:35 am to 03:35 pm on Up & Down fast lines on Sunday, 24 Sep 2017 between Andheri and Borivali stations for maintenance of tracks signaling and overhead equipment. During the block, all Up & Down fast line trains will run on Up & Down slow lines between Andheri and Borivali stations.

Due to the block, some Up & Down suburban trains will remain cancelled. During this period, Borivali trains will be dealt on PF No.1, 2 & 4 and Virar trains on PF No. 3/5 at Borivali station. Mail/Express trains will be dealt on PF No. 8/9 and 5 at Borivali station.

Detailed information to this effect is available with concerned Station Masters. Passengers are requested to take note of the above arrangements.

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Special Traffic Block on 24 September, 2017

Special Night Traffic and Power Block between Mulund and Kalva

Central Railway has announced night traffic block of 5 hours and 50 minutes from 12:30 am to 06:20 am on 24 Sep (Midnight of Sat / Sun) for the launching of foot over bridge girders over platform No. 2 & 3 towards CSTM and Platform No. 5 Towards Kalyan at Thane station.

Diversion of Local Line services

Up slow line services leaving Diva from 12:01 am to 06.10 am will be diverted on up the fast line between Diva and Mulund stations and further re-diverted on up slow line proper at Mulund station. These locals will not halt Mumbra and Kalwa stations.

Cancellation of Down local trains

1. CSMT-Thane local leaving CSMT at 12.34 am

2. CSMT-Dombivli local leaving CSMT at 06.32 am

3. CSMT-Thane local leaving CSMT at 06.48 am

4. CSMT-Dombivli local leaving CSMT at 07.16 am

Partial Cancellation of Down local trains

1. CSMT-Kalyan local leaving CSMT at 10.24 pm will run up to Kurla

2. CSMT-Thane local leaving CSMT at 11.39 pm will run up to Kurla

3. CSMT-Thane local leaving CSMT at 11.59 pm will run up to Kurla

4. Kurla-Ambernath local leaving Vidyavihar at 04.44 am will run Ex Mumbra (cancelled between Kurla & Mumbra)

5. Thane-Asangaon local leaving Thane at 05.47 am will run Ex Kalyan (cancelled between Thane and Kalyan)

6. Titwala local leaving CSMT at 05.28 am will run Ex Mumbra (cancelled between CSMT and Mumbra)

7. Kalyan local leaving CSMT at 06.12 am will run Ex Mumbra (cancelled between CSMT and Mumbra)

Cancellation of Up Local Trains

1. Kalyan-CSMT local leaving Kalyan at 9.20 pm ( one service)

2. Kalyan-Thane locals leaving Kalyan at 11.39 pm and 11.58 pm (2 services)

3. Thane–CSMT locals leaving Thane at 04.00 am, 04.20 am, 04.40 am, 05.08 am, 05.30 am, 05.40 am, 05.46 am and 06.16 am (8 services)

4. Dombivli-CSMT locals leaving Dombivli at 08.14 pm and 08.41 pm (2 services)

PATTERN OF RUNNING OF MAIL/EXPRESS TRAINS on 24 Sep 2017

Below mentioned Express trains will be diverted on Down slow line between Mulund and Diva ( With double halt at Thane PF No. 2) and further re-diverted on Down fast line at Diva:
1. Train No. 11027 CSTM – Chennai Mail
2. Train No. 12811 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus – Hatia Express
3. Train No. 11093 CSTM – Varanasi Mahanagari Express
4. Train No. 12167 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus- Varanasi Express
5. Train No. 22129 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus- Varanasi Express
6. Train No. 51153 CSTM – Bhusaval passenger
7. Train No. 22105 CSTM – Pune Indrayani Express

Below mentioned express trains will be diverted to PF no. 5 at Vidyavihar and further to Down fast via PF No. 7 at Thane.
1. Train No. 11003 Dadar- Sawantwadi Tutari Express
2. Train No. 22119 CSTM – Karmali Tejas Express
3. Train No. 12051 Dadar- Madgaon Jan Shatabdi Express
4. Train No. 11085 Lokmanya Tilak Terminus- Madgaon Express
 

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Traffic Regulation in Kolkata for Durga Puja Festival

Expect traffic in the city for Durga Puja festival from 19 Sep to 26 Sept. Please plan your travel keeping these in mind.

Traffic regulated in the following manners:

1. All types of vehicles proceeding to collect images will be diverted to enter Rabindra Sarani for Kumartuli complex through Jatindra Mohan Avenue, Raja Naba Krishna Street, and Aurobinda Sarani and will go out via Madam Mohan Tala, Baghbazar Street, and Strand Bank Road.

2. Goods vehicles, except those connected with the image lifting, will be diverted to move along Strand Road, Nimtala Ghat Street, B.K. Pal Avenue, Jatindra Mohan Avenue, Girish Avenue for their both up and down journeys, instead of taking Rabindra Sarani.

3. All types of vehicles connected with image lifting will be allowed to move throughout the city during the aforesaid time and dates.

4. There will be no parking of vehicles on Strand Bank Road in between Sovabazar Street and D.C. Banerjee Road for smooth dispersal of vehicles carrying images.

5. Vehicles meant for carrying images will be allowed to park on the western side along Rabindra Sarani from its crossing with Sovabazar Street to Baghbazar Street.

6. No vehicles, except the vehicles connected with image lifting, shall be allowed to enter on Kalighat Road from South to North from the crossing of Hazra Road and Kalighat Road.

7. Tram service along Rabindra Sarani will be suspended from 2:00am on 19 Sept till 4:00pm on 26 Sept.

8. These regulations shall be enforced in addition to the other normal restrictions on those days, which are not repugnant to the above.

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Special Traffic Block on 17 September, 2017

Special Traffic Block between Palasdari and Khopoli

Central Railway will operate special traffic and power block for 7 hours from 9:40 am to 4:40 pm on 17 Sep between Palasdari and Khopoli for cut and connect at Khopoli in connection with the commissioning of platform no. 1. The details are as under:

Cancellation of 8 Suburban services:
1. Khopoli Locals leaving Karjat at 10:55 am, 12:05 pm, 1:15 pm and 3:27 pm (4 services)
2. Karjat locals leaving Khopoli at 10:20 am, 11:30 am, 12:40 pm and 2:50 pm (4 services)

Partial cancellation of 4 Suburban services:
1. Khopoli locals leaving CST at 7:53 am and 12:22 pm will be short terminated at Karjat (Cancelled between Karjat & Khopoli)
2. CST locals Khopoli at 1:50 pm and 4:28 pm will run Ex Karjat. (Cancelled between Khopoli and Karjat)
 

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Mumbai Local Train Mega Block on 17 September, 2017

CENTRAL LINES

KALYAN – THANE UP SLOW LINE FROM 11:15 AM TO 4:15 PM

Up Slow and semi-fast line services leaving Kalyan from 10:47 am to 04:14 pm will be diverted on Up fast line between Kalyan and Mulund stations and further re-diverted on proper Up slow line from Mulund station.

Up slow line services will not be available at Thakurli, Kopar, Mumbra and Kalva stations. Passengers of these stations are permitted to travel via Thane, Diva, Dombivali and Kalyan stations.

All down fast line services leaving CST from 10.08 am to 2.42 pm will halt at Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Bhandup, Mulund and Diva stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and arrive destination 15 minutes behind schedule.

Up fast line services leaving Kalyan from 10.28 am to 3.08 pm will halt at Diva, Mulund, Bhandup, Vikhroli, Ghatkopar and Kurla stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and arrive destination 15 minutes behind schedule.

All slow locals arriving and leaving CST between 12.00 noon to 5.00 pm will arrive destination 10 minutes behind schedule.
 

HARBOUR LINES

CSMT – CHUNABHATTI / BANDRA DN HARBOUR LINE FROM 11:40 AM TO 04:40 PM & CHUNABHATTI / BANDRA – CSMT UP HARBOUR LINE FROM 11:10 AM TO 04:10 PM

 
All down Harbour line services to Vashi / Belapur /Panvel leaving CST from 11.21 am to 4.39 pm and down Harbour line services to Bandra / Andheri leaving CST from 9.52 am to 4.43 pm will remain suspended.

All Up Harbour line services for CST leaving Panvel/Belapur/Vashi from 9.52 am to 3.26 pm and Up Harbour line services for CST leaving Bandra / Andheri from 10.44 am to 5.09 pm will remain suspended.

However, Special services will be run between Panvel and Kurla (Platform No.8) during the block period.

Harbour line passengers are permitted to travel via Main Line and Western Railway from 10.00 am to 6.00 pm.

WESTERN LINES

NIGHT BLOCKS BETWEEN CHURCHGATE AND MUMBAI CENTRAL

Two small night blocks will be taken o­n Western Railway’s suburban section this weekend.

Accordingly 1st block will be taken on Up slow line and down fast line between Marine Lines and Mumbai Central from 00:45 AM to 04:45 AM and 2nd block will be taken on similar lines between Churchgate and Marine Lines from 02:15 hrs to 04:45 hrs during the midnight falling between Saturday, 16th Sep 2017 & Sunday, 17th Sep 2017 for the maintenance of track, signaling and overhead equipment. During the block period, all Up slow trains will run on Up fast lines between Mumbai Central and Churchgate. Due to this, some Up and Dn suburban trains will remain canceled.

Therefore, during day time on this Sunday 17th Sept 2017, no day block is scheduled on Western Railway’s suburban section.

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Mumbai Local Train Mega Block on 10 September, 2017

CENTRAL LINES

MULUND-MATUNGA UP SLOW LINE FROM 11.20 AM TO 4.20 PM

All up slow line services leaving Thane from 10.58 am to 4.03 pm will be diverted on up fast line between Mulund and Matunga stations halting at Mulund, Bhandup, Vikhroli Ghatkopar, Kurla and Sion stations and further re-diverted to Up slow line proper at Matunga station.

Down fast line services leaving CST from 10.08 am to 2.42 pm will halt at Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Bhandup and Mulund stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and arrive destination 20 minutes behind schedule.

Up fast line services leaving Thane from 11.22 am to 3.28 pm will halt at Mulund, Bhandup, Vikhroli, Ghatkopar and Kurla in addition to their respective scheduled halts and arrive destination 15 minutes behind schedule.

All down and up slow line services leaving/arriving CST between 11.00 am and 5.30 pm will arrive destination 10 minutes behind schedule.

Up slow line services will not be available at Nahur, Kanjurmarg and Vidyavihar stations. Passengers of these stations are permitted to travel via Bhandup, Vikhroli and Kurla stations.
 

HARBOUR LINES

KURLA-VASHI UP AND DN HARBOUR LINES FROM 11.10 AM TO 4.10 PM

 
Down Harbour line services to Vashi/Belapur/Panvel leaving CST from 10.35 am to 3.37 pm and Up Harbour line services towards CST leaving Panvel/Belapur/Vashi from 10.20 am to 3.48 pm and will remain cancelled.

However, special local trains will run on CST – Kurla and Vashi – Panvel sections during the block period.

Harbour line passengers are permitted to travel Trans Harbour line and Main line from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.

WESTERN LINES

NO JUMBO BLOCK

There will be no jumbo block \Western Railway suburban section.

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Heads up! Changes in the bus schedule for Ganpati immersion

Due to traffic regulations on account of Ganpati immersion today, BEST, VVMT and NMMT reduces its bus operation. Following bus routes will not be available post afternoon period:

BEST:
Bus number 108, 112, 132, 139, Spl-2, Spl-9,  2Ltd,  101, 30Ltd, 48, 105, 126, 156, 157, 661, 55, 89, 161, 463, 16Ltd, 77, 151, 160, 163, 217, DDR-1, 64, 67, 255Ltd, 315, 395, 413, 618, 173, 463, 61, 216, 222, 79, 80Ltd, 627, 630, 374Ltd, 378, 663, 305, 388Ltd, 393, 394,3 97, 419, 429, 494Ltd, 497Ltd, 7Ltd, 604, 370, 407, 495Ltd , 514Ltd, BKC-2, 318, 336, 609, 631, 264, 436, 601, 624, 646, 293, 623, 696, 228, 236, 250, 634, 635, 485Ltd, 239, 279, 283, 291, 269

VVMT:
Bus number 103

NMMT:
NMMT will run their buses as per Sunday timetable so expect only 50% NMMT buses on the roads.

Mumbai Local Train Mega Block on 3rd September, 2017

CENTRAL LINES

NO MEGA BLOCK

 

HARBOUR LINES

NO MEGA BLOCK

 

WESTERN LINES

JUMBO BLOCK BETWEEN SANTACRUZ AND BHAYANDAR FROM 10:35 AM TO 3:35 PM

To carry out maintenance work of tracks, signalling & overhead equipments, a jumbo block will be taken from 10.35 am to 03.35 pm between Santacruz and Goregaon stations on up and down slow lines. During this block period, all slow line trains will run on fast lines between Santacruz and Goregaon stations.

Due to the block, all slow trains will take double halt at Vile Parle PF No. 5/6 on the fast lines. There will be no halt at Ram Mandir station due to non-availability of platform on the fast lines. Some up & down local trains will remain cancelled, the list of which will be available at all stations with Station Masters. Passengers are requested to take note of the above arrangements.

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