What is famous in charni road?

Today Charni road is well known for its old charm Chawls, wholesale markets of diamonds (Opera House), garments, Irani cafés traditional Maharashtrian culture (Girgaon) and also tall skyscrapers.

Is charni road a good area?

Charni Road is a very excellent locality. And well connected with the other parts of the city. Vegetable markets, shops, hotel, hospitals, banks, super markets are available in this locality. Transport facility is also good in this locality.

Why the name Charni Road?

As the Marathi word for grazing is “charne”, the area came to be known as Charni and thence, the road beside it, as the Charni Road. According to another source, the word is a corruption of “Chendni”, a locality in the Thane-Koliwada area.

What comes after charni road?


1 Churchgate First
3 Charni Road 10.43
4 Grant Road 10.46
5 Mumbai Central 10.48
6 Mahalakshmi 10.51

Which part of Mumbai is best for living?

Here are our picks for the most inviting neighborhoods of Mumbai.

  1. Bandra Bandstand. Bandra is one of the most happening suburbs in the city and the bandstand area is home to the rich and famous.
  2. Malabar Hill.
  3. Altamount Road.
  4. Hiranandani, Powai.
  5. JVPD Scheme.
  6. Pali Hill, Bandra.
  7. Worli Sea Face.
  8. Seven Bungalows, Versova.

Which part of Mumbai is best?

List of Top 7 Posh Areas in Mumbai, Maharashtra

  • Bandra – One of Posh Areas in Mumbai.
  • Malabar Hill – One of Exclusive & Posh Areas in South Mumbai.
  • Juhu – An Upmarket Locality of Mumbai.
  • Worli, a Plush Locality in Mumbai.
  • Altamount Road – Billionaires’ Boulevard.
  • Lokhandwala Complex, Andheri – an Affluent Suburb.

Why is it called Sandhurst Road?

Named after Lord Sandhurst, the Governor of Bombay between 1895 and 1900, the station was built in 1910 using funds from the Bombay City Improvement Trust, which he helped raise. The Sandhurst Road railway station (upper level servicing the Harbour Line) was built in 1921.