Chakala is a locality in the suburb of Andheri in Mumbai. It was a former station on the Salsette-Trombay Railway. It was dismantled after the rail line closed down in 1934. It is served by the Western Express Highway and Chakala stations on Line 1 of the Mumbai Metro.
According to the traffic police, the reason why people face hurdles below metro stations namely, Chakala, Marol, Airport Road, and Saki Naka is because the roads have become narrow due to the metro.. DNA - Published