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Himalaya bridge collapse

Court rejects bail plea of CSMT bridge auditor

Public prosecutor Mangesh Arote said that Judge S.M. Azmi had rejected the bail plea filed by Desai.

09 Jul 2019 3:27 AM

Bridge collapse: Cops oppose auditor’s bail plea

Azad Maidan police on Wednesday filed an additional report before the court.

13 Jun 2019 2:51 AM

CSMT FOB collapse: Second chargesheet filed

As per the chargesheet a forensic report from a city-based engineering college has claimed that the bridge collapsed due to heavy corrosion.

31 May 2019 2:31 AM

‘CST FOB beautification done post MC’s orders’

The structural auditor Neeraj Desai has also been arrested for making a false report.

18 May 2019 4:26 AM

Bridge inspection rules overlooked: Chargesheet

According to the chargesheet, the base of the bridge, also called the deck, was not audited.

10 May 2019 3:44 AM


BMC engineers protest against coworkers’ arrest

A group of engineers on Wednesday protested outside BMC’s Engineering Hub in Worli.

09 May 2019 4:33 AM

MMRDA orders removal of 21 FOB roofs in city

The MMRDA is carrying out the structural audit of FOBs on the Western Express Highway with the Virmata Jijabai Technical Institute (VJTI).

08 May 2019 7:20 AM

BMC to appoint tree trimmers for Rs 90 crore

The 24 contractors for the 24 civic wards had been appointed for three years for Rs 140 crore.

21 Apr 2019 3:50 AM

FOB collapse: No bail to accused

The FOB, which was constructed around 40 years ago, collapsed on March 14, 2019.

21 Apr 2019 3:44 AM

Bridge collapse: BMC engineers file bail pleas

Anil Patil and S.F. Kakulte, engineers with the bridges department of the BMC, have approached the court seeking bail.

17 Apr 2019 2:57 AM


Prosecution opposes Neeraj Desai’s bail plea

Mr Merchant alleged that the BMC was sitting on the report doing nothing and Desai has been made the scapegoat.

12 Apr 2019 3:21 AM

FOB auditor files bail petition

Six persons were killed and several others were injured in FOB collapsed in the rush hours of the evening on March 14.

10 Apr 2019 3:14 AM

CSTM bridge auditor’s bail plea rejected

NN Joshi, Metropolitan Magistrate in Esplanade court on Friday rejected the Desai’s bail plea.

06 Apr 2019 1:19 AM

Civic engineers ignored audit of CSMT Bridge: BMC

The consultant is in police custody and charged with Indian Penal Code (IPC) section 304.

05 Apr 2019 3:25 AM

Collapse is an eye-opener: Bombay HC

The BMC on Tuesday informed the court that there are a total of 344 bridges in the city and structural audit of 296 of them have been carried out.

03 Apr 2019 3:12 AM


Neeraj Desai’s police custody extended

Desai consultancy had conducted the structural audit of the Himalaya bridge, which collapsed on March 14.

26 Mar 2019 2:15 AM

FOB auditor sent to police custody

Desai will be grilled on reasons why records were fudged in report.

20 Mar 2019 3:23 AM

BMC orders auditors to re-inspect 223 city bridges

Out of 223 bridges that will be re-inspected, 157 are in the western suburbs and 66 in the eastern suburbs.

17 Mar 2019 4:50 AM