Western Railway’s new year gift: 34 FOBs & 85 escalators

Mumbai: In the next year, 34 foot over-bridges, 85 escalators and 59 lifts are likely to come up on th Churchgate-Virar suburban railway corridor to cater to 36 lakh commuters. On Sunday, newly appointed Western Railway divisional railway manager (DRM) Sunil Kumar announced that he will fast track all projects related to passenger amentities, including construction of wider foot over-bridges (FOBs), escalators, lifts and other facilities at suburban stations in 2019.