Mumbai’s lifeline Local train and life around in Photos below, Just a word and thousands of things around railway premise and local trains flashes back lots of memories. People travel since decades and have seen drastic changes and improvements. Below are best selected pictures i clicked a decade back which shows you the NOW and THEN of Mumbai local trains and Railways surrounding overall. Will sure add few recent pictures soon..
Local Trains & Surroundings
There are lots of positive changes in last 2 decades. This pictures are memories for all those who spent decades travelling in Mumbai local trains. If you are travelling today, you know how has railways and things inside local trains have improved and well maintained compared to past 20 years. The platforms are clean, toilets are not filthy, dustbins are seen on place, spitting of tobacco and pan etc is rarely seen, people are getting better with civic sense, lots of new trains added, ticketing technology improved, Railway line crossing has been reduced, travelling on rooftop and windows is 100% out now.
Security has been increased drastically and women travelling in local trains is much more secure compare to those days. Due to the quantity of crowd and unrestricted entry in Mumbai, It is practically impossible to get 5 out of 5 in the score, Still thumbs up to Mumbai local trains and Indian Railways for the kind of job done.
Old Local Trains and Railway Surroundings Photos
Latest Pictures of Local Trains
I will try getting some latest pictures of Local trains and surrounding that will show the difference which is actually huge. Crowd and Crowded trains remains the same, yet there are many other things like clean and hygiene, number of trains, new bridges and renovated stations like Andheri, Goregaon, Borivali which definitely gets a thumbs up.
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Few Old Pictures Courtesy : DInodia & Age Foto Stock with their respective Photographer (As seen in watermarks).
New Pictures Courtesy : Keshav Kukyan, Christina Jacob, Aneesh babu, Vivek Sarma R, Kaushik Patil, Vinayak Kshirsagar, C Venkataramana Reddy.