Quiz: Bombay Boss - RAILWAYS IN MUMBAI

Updated: Apr 16, 2020, 22:10 IST | mid-day online correspondent | Mumbai

Think you're the baap of all things Bombay? Max your city quotient, one question at a time


1) On April 16, 1853, which still-standing railway station was the final destination of India's first ever train ride?
a. Thana (then Tunnah)
b. Kurla (then Coorla)
c. Byculla

2) Which of these railway stations is not on the Harbour Line?
a. Reay Road
b. Mira Road
c. Dockyard Road

3) At the CSMT railway terminus main gate; two animal busts are visible to the passerby. One is a lion; name the other.
a. Peacock
b. Elephant
c. Tiger

4) Apart from Sir Jamsetjee Jeejebhoy, who was the other Indian on the board of directors for the Great Indian Peninsular Railway (today's Central Railway)
a. Dr Dadabhai Naoroji
b. Jawaharlal Nehru
Pherozeshah Mehta

5) If you alighted at Chunabhatti station, which of these railway lines would you have used?
a. Harbour
b. Central
c. Western


1. Zubin Mehta
2. Bhendi Bazaar
3. Ustad Zakir Hussain
4. Vishal Dadlani
5. Rang Bhavan

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