The court also directed the state and Union government to take cognisance of the increasing population and make plans for the public transport system by exploring the possibility of water transport in the future.
Sources said the condition of 52-year-old Manoj Mehta, who was also injured in the incident, remained critical.
The new Elphinstone Road FOB, spanning over the Central and Western Railway tracks, connects Central Railway's Parel station on the east side and Phoolwali lane outside the Elphinstone Road station on the west side.
The Army has been roped in to build a foot overbridge (FOB) after 23 people were killed in a stampede in Mumbai last month
According to the report, the Elphinstone stampede was caused by heavy rains which forced people outside at the ticket counters to rush to the already jammed staircase for cover.
According to Justice Bellur Narayanaswamy Srikrishna, a retired judge of the Supreme Court of India, proving criminal negligence in a case like this is a million dollar question.
The Shiva Sena members said they were angered by the KEM hospitalâ€™s decision to identify the victims of the stampede at Mumbaiâ€™s Elphinstone station by marking a number on their foreheads.
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