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Going beyond BKC? Bandra station isn’t your boarding point

DNMUM442816 | 9/12/2019 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :257

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The scene outside Bandra (East) station is always chaotic — with auto drivers yelling to catch the attention of BKC commuters, and the ones who wish to go beyond struggling to find a shuttle. On Wednesday, DNA visited the station area during rush hours between 5.30 pm and 6.30 pm and found hundreds of commuters rendered helpless and angry with refusals.
25-year-old broker Pooja Urli was one among the many commuters flustered with refusals. “They are refusing to ferry beyond BKC. I have to go to Chembur. In 2 minutes, I have been rejected thrice,” she said.
“Tired of this everyday hassle” was Adina Shaikh, a 30-year-old receptionist, said, “They have no regard for our struggles. Neither do they care about senior citizens, childr
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