VIRAR

  • 50-year-old woman stabbed to death in Mumbai local train March 22, 2014

    Mumbai: A 50-year-old elderly woman has been stabbed to death in a Mumbai local train on Saturday morning. The incident took place inside the luggage compartment of a Virar-bound local train. Police have filed an FIR in the case against unknown persons. They claim that the victim was a vegetable vendor....
  • Virar: Builder rapes married woman for three years January 1, 2013

    Thane: A 38yearold married woman was allegedly raped by a Virarbased builder for over three years at her residence, police said on Tuesday. The accused, Kirti Kumar Chorge, 40, allegedly sexually assaulted the woman at her house in front of her teenaged daughter and son, they said. Though the woman was...
  • Mumbai: Seven arrested for assaulting woman police officer October 22, 2012

    Thane: A woman police officer was allegedly beaten up at Virar police station on Monday while she was registering a case against a young boy for suspected kidnap of a minor girl and seven persons were arrested for the attack. Assistant Police Inspector PB Muthe sustained injuries in her ear when...
  • Mumbai: 5 underground stations in 'elevated' rail corridor August 6, 2012

    Mumbai: Its official the planned VirarOval Maidan elevated rail corridor will have 26 stations, stretching along 62.26 km, and dipping underground for five stations between Oval Maidan and Mahalaxmi. There will be no stations for Marine Lines and Grant Road on the stretch. According to the detailed project information...
  • Cancelled local train creates chaos in western Mumbai February 4, 2009

    Mumbai: For over four hours, the Western Line in Mumbai at Borivali has been completely disrupted by enraged commuters. Thousands of people have also been stranded, with hundreds of agitating passengers on the train tracks at Borivali station. It all began at 0910 hours (IST) in the morning during...