Today most almost 70 percentage of the Mumbai Local Trains face horrible block due to Signal center got fire on early morning. It will take three to four days to fully restore the traffic, a CR spokesperson said adding that services on the Harbour line were also hampered. Also affect 4 long distance trains coming from Pune and Manmad have been cancelled.
CR rail spoke person told that "There was a fire in the signal cabin between Kurla and Vidyavihar stations at midnight and there was heavy damage to signalling gears". Trains services resumed partially at 3.30 am today, but the trains were running over half an hour late.
Most of the passengers reached late on office today. Most of the University exams gives special permission to students to reach late too.