Union Minister of State for Railways told when Mumbai's local train will start for all

  • | Tuesday | 21st September, 2021

When this trouble of Mumbaikars will end and when will the doors of the local train open for everyone, all eyes are on it. Union Minister of State for Railways, Raosaheb Danve, while talking to the media today clarified the role of the Center on this issue.  

After the second wave of corona subsides, daily work has resumed smoothly across the country. The situation in Maharashtra is no different. The local train, which is considered to be the lifeline of Mumbai, has not started for everyone yet. Currently, Mumbai Local Train is being run with some conditions. Mumbaikars are facing a lot of problems due to lack of travel facilities for all.

When this trouble of Mumbaikars will end and when will the doors of the local train open for everyone, all eyes are on it. Union Minister of State for Railways, Raosaheb Danve, while talking to the media today clarified the role of the Center on this issue.

Talking to TV9, Danve said that the central government has no hindrance in starting Mumbai`s local train. The Kovid epidemic is under control, if such a state government writes a letter and requests the Center to start a local train, then the Center will give its permission immediately.

At present, only those taking two doses of the Kovid vaccine are allowed to travel by local train. For this, the Railways has also arranged a special monthly pass. But lakhs of Mumbaikars are still deprived of a second dose due to the slow start of vaccination due to lack of adequate supplies. Due to which they are not able to travel by railways despite the necessity and this is having a direct effect on the job-business.


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