Why can’t city have escalators at stations?[ALSO STORY OF MUMBAI'S FIRST ESCALATOR NOW DEFUNCT]
Thursday, April 18, 2013
3 days ago – The escalator --probably also the first in the country to be located in a public place ... Old timers at Girgaum say that in those days, a visit to Chowpattymeant less time ... “Since it was very close to the beach, the metal got corroded and sand ... In the 1980s, it became defunct and was eventually discarded.