Received CNBC’s ‘India hoga clean’ award from Minister of Environment Mahesh Sharma ji in July 2018 for the successful beautification of railway stations viz. King’s Circle, Sion, Mahim and Reay Road (first-time in India a station had been adopted). This was due to the efforts of 1650+ volunteers, 2014-2018.
Made detailed suggestions for changing the suburban train timetable based on changed demographics and available coaches. Successfully implemented by both Central Railway and Western Railway, 2017.
Successfully followed up with Central Railway and Western Railway for completion of boundary walls on both sides of the tracks. This has reduced the number of deaths in the suburban Mumbai railway network.
Won PIL, making IRDA implement the national Health Insurance Regulations (2011-2016). This would help about 50 crore Indians who are covered under (private and state) health insurance policies having annual claims of over Rs 37,000 crores in 2019-20.
Won PIL against traffic police. Reduction of towing trucks in Mumbai from 130 to 65 and compensation for damage during towing, 2006.
Savings of several crores of fuel costs with suggestions implemented by traffic police, for No-right turn at Priyadarshani-Suman Nagar junction; at RA Kidwai Rd divider towards Shanmukhananda hall; at Sion hospital during bridge construction; at Matunga CR station.
Footpath re-tiling at specific required locations of Nathalal Parekh Rd, Flank Rd, and certain Sion locations.
Got BMC to remove Hawking-zone notification from residential area footpaths of Bhaudaji Rd, and Ram Milan Shukla Marg, through 3-member SC appointed committee.
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