Mumbai Local Trains Update: Harbour Line Delayed, Commuters Hit During Rush Hours

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Mumbai, April 24: The morning hours in India's financial capital is one of the busiest and helping the working class to reach their offices are the local trains. However, Wednesday was not that good day for the commuters as the trains in Harbour line were plying late.

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With overcrowded trains from Panvel and Vashi, people were seen stranded on the platforms for a train to board and expressed their anger on social media, complaining of getting late for office. Though there is no information on why the trains are running late, the local trains have finally started plying on the route.  Mumbai: Western Railway to Install Mobile Radio Safety System Soon to Improve Efficiency. 

Expressing his anger, a netizen took to Twitter and wrote, "Looks like again there is a problem with the Harbour Line...PNVL to CSMT Crowds of 3 trains now on each station..from Kharghar to Vashi to Kurla. Again....?"

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Even some of them seem confused whether there is a megablock on Wednesday, just like Sunday. One of the netizens tweeted, "Is there some problem on the Harbour line today? Seems some trains are cancelled/delayed."

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Since people look confused on what exactly is going on, many of them took the bus route, while others are still waiting for teh problem to be solved by the Central Railways.