Bridge dropped in Chhatrapati Shivaji station : A large part of a foot over bridge (FOB) near Chattrapati Shivaji station fell on Thursday evening. According to the police, 3 died, more than 34 people were injured. Due to debris on the road, many people were buried in it. The work to remove debris has begun. Many carts standing on the road are damaged.
According to the Mumbai Police, the foot over bridge connects the north end of the CSMT platform number one to the BT lane. Traffic has been affected due to the accident. The injured have been taken to the hospital, some of them are said to be critical.
— ANI (@ANI) March 14, 2019
The bridge has many big government offices (Bridge dropped in Chhatrapati Shivaji station)
The bridge is located 500 meters from the BMC’s office. In addition to the Times of India Building, there is also the headquarters of the Mumbai Police near the FOB and the CAMA Hospital. In the evening, there is a lot of crowd in this area.
FOB made at Elphinstone railway station was dropped in September 2017
On September 29, 2017, the Foot Over Bridge (FOB) on Elphinstone Railway Station had fallen in the Parel area of Mumbai. 23 people were killed in the accident. Among the dead were 8 women. Then the Western Railway had told that a large crowd gathered on the FOB to avoid the rains and the rumor caused a panic
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