MUMBAI MEGA BLOCK HARBOUR, WESTERN, CENTRAL LINES OCTOBER 18, 2015Central Railway and Western Railway will conduct Train Block on most of the Sundays for the maintenance works of rail racks and other related works under both the Railway zones. Central Railway's Train Block is called Mega Block and Western Railway's Train Block is called Jumbo Block. Now Railway conformed and announced the Jumbo Block and Mega Block Details of coming Sunday (18 - 10 - 2015). Following are the details.
All Dn slow services leaving CST Mumbai from 11.00 am to 3.23 pm will be diverted on Dn fast line between Matunga and Mulund stations halting at Sion, Kurla, Ghatkopar, Vikhroli and Bhandup stations and further diverted on Dn slow line from Mulund.
Dn slow locals will not available at Vidyavihar, Kanjur Marg and Nahur stations. Passengers of these stations are allowed to travel Via Kurla, Vikhroli, and Bhandup stations.
All Up fast services leaving Thane from 10.46 am to 3.28 pm will halt at Mulund, Bhandup, Vikhroli, Ghatkopar and Kurla stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and will arrive destination 15 minutes behind schedule.
And All Dn fast services leaving CST from 10.08 am 2.42 pm will halt at Ghatkopar, Vikhroli, Bhandup and Mulund stations in addition to their respective scheduled halts and will arrive destination 20 minutes behind schedule.
All slow services arriving and leaving CST Mumbai between 11.00 am and 4.00 pm will arrive destination 10 minutes behind schedule.
NERUL - MANKHURD UP AND DN HARBOUR LINES (11.00 AM TO 3.00 PM)
DN Harbour Line services to Panvel/Belapur/Vashi leaving from CST from 10.12 am to 2.45 pm and UP Harbour line services for CST leaving Panvel/Belapur from 10.20 am to 3.04 pm will remain suspended.
However special local trains will run on CST - Mankhurd and Thane - Panvel sections during the block period.
Harbour line passengers are permitted to travel via Trans Harbour/Main line from 10.00 am to 4.00 pm.
SANTACRUZ - GOREGAON (10.35 AM TO 03.35 PM)
Western Railway announced that there will be a 5 hours Jumbo block on Sunday ,18 - 10 - 2015 to carry out maintenance work of track, signaling and overhead equipments. Jumbo block taken between Santacruz and Goregaon stations from 10.35 hrs to 15.35 hrs on UP and Dn through (i.e. fast corridor) lines on Sunday, 18th October, 2015.
During the block period, all Up and Down through line trains will run on local (i.e. slow) lines between Santacruz and Goregaon stations. Due to the block, some up and down local trains will remain cancelled.
Due to these blocks, suburban trains are likely to be more crowded than usual. Passengers are requested not to take any risks while travelling.