MANKHURD

  • Mumbai LS polls: Maximum contrasts in maximum city April 23, 2014

    Mumbai, the maximum city is also the one with maximum contrasts. In the north-east constituency of Mumbai, life on the two sides of the highway literally presents the two faces of the city. Ghatkopar and Mankhurd lie on two sides of a highway in northeast Mumbai. While one is eager...
  • Mumbai: BMC deadline over but roads still full of potholes July 29, 2013

    Mumbai: The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation had set a deadline of July 28 for filling up the potholes on Mumbai roads. While the deadline came to an end on the midnight of July 28, several roads in the city still have huge potholes. The BMC had also announced that action would...
  • Mumbai: One dead, 13 injured in fire in Mankhurd March 4, 2013

    Mumbai: One person died and 13 were injured in early hours of Monday after a fire broke out in Mumbai's Mankhurd area. The fire started after an explosion in a gas tanker. Five fire engines were rushed to the spot to bring the fire under control. The injured have been admitted...
  • Husband beats neighbour to death for abusing wife May 14, 2012

    Mumbai: An altercation over washing laundry got really dirty, when the husband of a woman, who had been abused by a neighbour, thrashed the latter severely, leading to his death. Mankhurd police arrested Santosh Kisan Vajirkar (30) on Sunday for causing the death of Sandeep Jagannath Bansode (29). The incident...
  • Mumbai: Fire in Mankhurd slum area, no casualties March 30, 2012

    Mumbai: A fire broke out in the Mankhurd slum area in Mumbai early on Friday morning. The incident took place at a scrap godown near the slum area. Nearly eight fire tenders were rushed to the spot. The situation was brought under control. There were no reports of casualties. ...