The redevelopment work of CSMT is estimated to cost <span class='webrupee'>₹</span>1,642 crore. (HT FILE)
The redevelopment work of CSMT is estimated to cost 1,642 crore. (HT FILE)

Mumbai’s CSMT redevelopment: 10 firms show interest; work likely to start in December 2021

The Indian Railways Stations Development Corporation (ISRDC), which will be undertaking the redevelopment work of CSMT at cost of 1,642 crore, had called for request for qualification (RFQ) in August 2020. The redevelopment work of the terminus is likely to start from December 2021 and is expected to be completed by 2025.
By Aroosa Ahmed, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON JAN 15, 2021 11:50 PM IST

Ten firms including Adani Railways Transport, Godrej Properties, Oberoi Realty have shown interest in the redevelopment of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT). The Indian Railways Stations Development Corporation (ISRDC), which will be undertaking the redevelopment work of CSMT at cost of 1,642 crore, had called for request for qualification (RFQ) in August 2020. The redevelopment work of the terminus is likely to start from December 2021 and is expected to be completed by 2025.

RFQ is a process to shortlist and qualify applicants who will be asked to submit financial bids for the redevelopment.

Firms which submitted RFQ include Adani Railways Transport, Godrej Properties, Oberoi Realty, ISQ Asia Infrastructure Investments, Kalpataru Power Transmission Ltd, Anchorage Infrastructure Investments Holdings Ltd, Brookfield Infrastructure Fund IV, Moribus Holdings Pte Ltd, and Keystone Realtors Pvt Ltd.

After shortlisting companies under the RFQ, ISRDC will invite request for proposal (RFP), after which redevelopment of the terminus will begin.

“The work on the redevelopment of the terminus will start by December 2021 or early 2022. A detailed project report (DPR) will be prepared and permissions required from the heritage committee will be sought. Initially, the work will be done on the outstation train side of the terminus and later on the suburban section,” said SK Lohia, managing director, IRSDC.

CSMT will be redeveloped through the public private partnership (PPP) model. The redevelopment plan will involve construction of commercial spaces including restaurants and cafes along with vehicular parking for passengers inside the terminus.

Segregation of outstation and local train passenger movements with the help of interconnecting decks has also been planned. Shifting of harbour railway platforms to P’D Mello entrance of the terminus will be undertaken as part of the redevelopment.

ISRDC has also planned for the construction of an underpass for passengers near the present pre-paid taxi stand near the divisional railway manager’s (DRM) office at CSMT. This will be done by dismantling railway buildings that comprise the main reservation office and railway offices adjacent to DRM office. Additional holding area for passengers will be created at the P D’Mello Road entrance along with the current main entrance for the outstation terminus.

The body will also be undertaking redevelopment work at Lokmanya Tilak Terminus (LTT), Kalyan, Andheri, Dadar, Borivli, Bandra Terminus and Thakurli railway stations in the city.

SHARE THIS ARTICLE ON
Close
Maharashtra minister Anil Deshmukh told Fadnavis that celebrities are not being investigated but it is the BJP IT cell which remains in focus. (HT Photo)
Maharashtra minister Anil Deshmukh told Fadnavis that celebrities are not being investigated but it is the BJP IT cell which remains in focus. (HT Photo)

Probe not against Tendulkar or Lata Mangeshkar but against BJP IT cell: Deshmukh

By hindustantimes.com, Hindustan Times, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 04:59 PM IST
  • Deshmukh on February 8 ordered a probe to check if Indian celebrities were forced to tweet by the BJP to counter the tweets posted by international celebrities who tweeted criticising the government’s handling of the farm laws.
Close
Senior citizen registering to get their first dose of a Covid-19 vaccination, at BKC in Mumbai, India, on Monday, March 1. (Satish Bate/HT Photo)
Senior citizen registering to get their first dose of a Covid-19 vaccination, at BKC in Mumbai, India, on Monday, March 1. (Satish Bate/HT Photo)

Technical glitches in CoWIN cause crowding at Mumbai’s BKC vaccination centre

By Mehul R Thakkar
PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 04:13 PM IST
On Monday, 1,981 beneficiaries from this category were vaccinated at eight vaccination centres in Mumbai. Now, the number of vaccination centres for this category of beneficiaries is 25 in Mumbai
Close
Representational Image.
Representational Image.

Mumbai real estate developer arrested for raping woman on pretext of marriage

By Vijay Kumar Yadav
UPDATED ON MAR 02, 2021 02:25 PM IST
The woman filed a case in Mumbai against Sunit Waghmare after he refused to marry her. The case was later shifted to Lonavla as Waghmare first allegedly raped the woman at a resort there in 2019
Close
The Bombay high court. (HT archive)
The Bombay high court. (HT archive)

No relief to rape accused, he got consent by ‘concealing facts’: Bombay HC

By Kanchan Chaudhari
UPDATED ON MAR 02, 2021 02:17 PM IST
The Aurangabad bench refused to quash a case against a 31-year-old for allegedly raping a woman after promising her marriage, saying he did not tell her his parents will never let them marry because of her ‘lower caste status’
Close
A Mumbai railway station during the morning hours. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo )
A Mumbai railway station during the morning hours. (Pratik Chorge/HT Photo )

5-fold increase in platform ticket price in key stations in Mumbai. List here

By hindustantimes.com | Edited by Mallika Soni
UPDATED ON MAR 02, 2021 04:24 PM IST
The decision was taken to avoid overcrowding on the platforms.
Close
"Small shopkeepers could not do business during the lockdown. Now you are asking them to pay bills. From where are they going to pay it? So, there is a big problem," the former chief minister said.(PTI)
"Small shopkeepers could not do business during the lockdown. Now you are asking them to pay bills. From where are they going to pay it? So, there is a big problem," the former chief minister said.(PTI)

Farmers suffered losses during lockdown, now facing power supply cut: Fadnavis

PTI, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 01:16 PM IST
Without naming state Energy Minister and Congress leader Nitin Raut, Fadnavis said the former had talked about giving relief to lockdown-hit consumers, but instead power tariff was increased.
Close
Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari (left) and Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray. (Vijayanand Gupta/HT Photo)
Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari (left) and Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray. (Vijayanand Gupta/HT Photo)

Maharashtra: Amid govt-guv tussle, dev boards, MLC appointments in a limbo

PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 01:12 PM IST
While the governor is yet to approve the names, the government is yet to extend the term of development boards of Vidarbha and Marathwada region for another five years
Close
Partho Dasgupta, former CEO of BARC India. (PTI)
Partho Dasgupta, former CEO of BARC India. (PTI)

TRP scam: Bombay high court grants bail to former BARC CEO Partho Dasgupta

By KAY Dodhiya
PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 12:08 PM IST
The bail conditions stipulate that Dasgupta has to visit the crime branch on every first Saturday of the month for six months
Close
Further investigations are needed to find out in which country the virus attack originated, said the minister.(AFP File Photo)
Further investigations are needed to find out in which country the virus attack originated, said the minister.(AFP File Photo)

Maharashtra cyber police suspects cyber attack behind Mumbai power outage

By Faisal Malik, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 08:45 AM IST
  • Cyber police report says some 14 trojan horses - a virus often disguised as a legitimate software- may have been introduced in the server of the Maharashtra State Electricity Board (MSEB) last October when power failure crippled Mumbai for more than two hours.
Close
Rucha Salgaonkar, matron of BYL Nair Hospital in Mumbai. (Anshuman Poyrekar/HT Photo)
Rucha Salgaonkar, matron of BYL Nair Hospital in Mumbai. (Anshuman Poyrekar/HT Photo)

Tales of pandemic: Each day was a blur, says matron of BYL Nair Hospital, Mumbai

By Shreya Bhandary, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 01:38 AM IST
For 52-year-old Rucha Salgaonkar, who was assigned the post of matron at BYL Nair Hospital in Mumbai Central in March 2020, the first assignment was to prepare a Covid ward.
Close
Atik Khan outside Sion hospital in Mumbai. (Satish Bate/HT Photo)
Atik Khan outside Sion hospital in Mumbai. (Satish Bate/HT Photo)

Tales of pandemic: Worked 5 days in a row, says 108 ambulance driver

By Rupsa Chakraborty, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 01:35 AM IST
Atik Khan, 43, an ambulance driver with 108 ambulance service operated by the Maharashtra Emergency Medical Services (MEMS), was on a night shift when the national lockdown was declared on March 24, 2020.
Close
Senior citizens register to get their first dose of Covid-19 vaccine at BKC jumbo Covid centre in Mumbai on Monday. (Satish Bate/HT Photo)
Senior citizens register to get their first dose of Covid-19 vaccine at BKC jumbo Covid centre in Mumbai on Monday. (Satish Bate/HT Photo)

Informed at last minute, 3 Mumbai hospitals scrambled to get ready for vaccination

By Rupsa Chakraborty, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 01:31 AM IST
After being informed on Sunday that they have been shortlisted by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) for the third phase of vaccination, HJ Doshi Hindu Sabha Hospital, KJ Somaiya Medical College and SRCC Children’s Hospital scrambled to prepare for beneficiaries on Monday.
Close
The supplementary statement of expenditure 2020-21 was tabled by the deputy chief minister and finance minister Ajit Pawar in the state assembly on Monday. (HT File)
The supplementary statement of expenditure 2020-21 was tabled by the deputy chief minister and finance minister Ajit Pawar in the state assembly on Monday. (HT File)

Budget session: Maharashtra govt tables supplementary demands worth 21,076 crore

PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 01:27 AM IST
Supplementary budget refers to additional expenditure required for the year for unforeseen expenses over and above the annual budget
Close
A senior citizen gets her first dose of Covid vaccine at BKC jumbo Covid centre in Mumbai on Monday. (Satish Bate/HT Photo)
A senior citizen gets her first dose of Covid vaccine at BKC jumbo Covid centre in Mumbai on Monday. (Satish Bate/HT Photo)

Maharashtra sees slight dip in Covid cases with 6,000 new ones

By Naresh Kamath, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 01:25 AM IST
While battling glitches on the CoWIN app, 4,723 members of the general public received the first shot of the vaccine on Monday. The state also saw the number of new cases of Covid-19 fall to the 6,000 range after hovering above 8,000 for the past five days.
Close
Bombay high court. (HT FILE)
Bombay high court. (HT FILE)

Bombay HC vacates stay on GR restraining hike in school fees amid pandemic

By KAY Dodhiya, Mumbai
PUBLISHED ON MAR 02, 2021 01:19 AM IST
The the court has said the state may initiate action against a school in case of complaints from parents or even take suo motu action in case of alleged exploitation by a school.
Close
SHARE
Story Saved
OPEN APP