CST building: Attraction for tourists, challenge for security guards; NYOOOZ


India – Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (formerly Victoria Terminus)

With a software-based technology called LED Red-Blue-Green (RBG) mechanism, they display different lights on the structure by changing the intensity.Watch What Else Is making News“I make sure that upon each visit to CST, I click a picture near the building to save the memory.EACH EVENING, the guards posted in front of the Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus (CST) building have a tough time asking visitors to maintain a distance from the gate.The lighting has added a new facet to the building, by highlighting the structure and making it more attractive for tourists,” Patil added.“In Mumbai, we are the only heritage structure to use this mechanism to light a building.

Though the lights have been an almost daily feature for a year now, the excitement among commuters or tourists to get themselves photographed near the UNESCO world heritage site has not waned.

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