New Delhi: An external cable fell on an Over Head Equipment (OHE) between Mahalaxmi and Mumbai Central railway stations at about 18.35 PM on Wednesday. This led to the tripping of OHE after which the traffic on all four lines was halted.Also Read - Massive Traffic Jam at Noida-Delhi Kalindi Kunj Route, People Complain of Being Stuck for Hours

The rail services on all four lines, which includes up and down, slow and fast were affected on the Western line between Prabhadevi station and Churchgate in Maharashtra. Notably, the train service on slow track between Churchgate and Prabhadevi station is also affected by this accident. Also Read - Indian Railways Gets First Pod Hotel at Mumbai Central Station | Details Here

Lakhs of commuters faced trouble due to the accident. Thus, the authorities expressed regrets for the inconvenience. Restoration efforts are underway on a war footing. Also Read - Bhawani Mandi: India's Unique Railway Station Which Falls in Both Madhya Pradesh & Rajasthan