The name of Elphinstone Road station to Prabhadevi on Mumbai suburban section of Western Railway will be
effective officially from midnight of July 18.
The decision to change the name of Elphinstone Road station to Prabhadevi was taken based on a demand by the Shiv Sena.
The central government had approved the recommendations for the namechange in June last year. It was unanimously passed by theMaharashtra Assembly during its winter session in December last year.
Necessary changes are being made on station boards, indicators,public announcement system etc for the benefit of passengers.
The station code for Prabhadevi will be PBHD.