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Technical problem delays local train services in Mumbai suburbs

There was a technical problem in the S-3 Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT)-Karjat local between Ambarnath and Badlapur (in Thane district) on the down line, the CR said in a tweet.

Technical problem delays local train services in Mumbai suburbs
The local train services on the Ambarnath-Karjat section were delayed, it said. (Representational image: IE)

Local train services, considered as the lifeline of Mumbai and its suburbs, were delayed on Thursday morning due to a technical issue, the Central Railway (CR) said. The problem was later rectified, it said.

There was a technical problem in the S-3 Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT)-Karjat local between Ambarnath and Badlapur (in Thane district) on the down line, the CR said in a tweet.

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The local train services on the Ambarnath-Karjat section were delayed, it said. “Technical problem in S3 local attended by staff and train re-started at 7.50 am,” the CR said in another tweet.

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The Central Railway ferries nearly 40 lakh commuters everyday. It operates more than 1,800 suburban services on its various routes, including the Main Line (CSMT to Kasara/Khopoli), Harbour Line (CSMT to Goregoan/Panvel), Trans-Harbour Line (Vashi-Thane/Panvel) and Bamandongri-Belapur/Seawood line.

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First published on: 27-10-2022 at 10:52 IST