Colaba Causeway, officially known as Shahid Bhagat Singh Road, is a industrial avenue,and a primary causeway or land link between Colaba and the Old Woman's Island inside the city of Mumbai, India. It lies close to the Fort place, and to the east of Cuffe Parade, an upmarket neighbourhood in South Mumbai, and close by are Mumbai's famous landmarks, the Gateway of India and Taj Mahal Palace & Tower. By the start of the 19th century, the Fort place and a part of older town were overcrowded, as the island of Colaba, the southern tip of the city, had already been d a cantonment area in 1796, barring all creation by means of the civilian population.
Soon the boat visitors to region expanded in the following couple of a long time, and several people died due the capsizing of overcrowded boats, making the construction of the causeway vital. What also delivered to the urgency to its production turned into that, Mountstuart Elphinstone, Governor of Bombay, had already constructed the first domestic on Malabar Hill, following which the rich quick began stepping into the centrally located, Fortarea.