As per the Railway authorities, number of passengers travelling by train is increasing day by day so there is need of more coaches and to match up this there will be increase in platform’s length. The route decided by railway authorities is from Shivajinagar to Lonavala. These stations will be Shivajinagar, Pimpri, Chinchwad, Akurdi, Dehu road, Malavali, Vadgaon and Talegaon.
This work will be started in few months and can be finished in around one and half years and it also includes renovation of platforms. Increase in length of railway platforms will be convenient to passengers to enter and come out from train.
As per the authorities, expected expenditure will be 14 crores. Railways have also started their work on inviting tenders for completing this work. Apart from this, Chinchwad and Dehu raod stations will get some new facilities too. So let’s all wait to avail this facility of renovated and long platforms.