Army supervises Elphinstone Railway station's foot bridge work

The Indian Army is supervising construction of a foot overbridge at Mumbai's Elphinstone Railway station.

Nov 23, 2017, 22:55 PM IST

The Indian Army is supervising construction of a foot overbridge at Mumbai's Elphinstone Railway station.

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Army supervises construction work at Elphinstone station

Army supervises construction work at Elphinstone station

Indian Army personnel have begun supervising the work on a foot overbridge at the Elphinstone railway station in Mumbai. (IANS Photo)

 

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Army supervises construction work at Elphinstone station

Army supervises construction work at Elphinstone station

Despite criticism from various quarters for using Army's help, the decision of the Maharashtra government and Indian Railways remained. (IANS Photo)

 

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Army supervises construction work at Elphinstone station

Army supervises construction work at Elphinstone station

According to media reports, Railways is providing Rs 10 crore to the Army for constructing a bridge on the north side of the station. (IANS Photo)

 

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Army supervises construction work at Elphinstone station

Army supervises construction work at Elphinstone station

The bridge is expected to be completed by February of 2018. (IANS Photo)

 

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Army supervises construction work at Elphinstone station

Army supervises construction work at Elphinstone station

One of the busiest stations in Mumbai, the existing foot overbridge at the station had caused a stampede due to its narrow dimensions and high footfall. More than 20 people had died. (IANS Photo)

 

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