Several Parts Of Mumbai Waterlogged; IMD Predicts Rainfall For Next 24 Hours
The city of Mumbai is experiencing water-logging across several areas due to incessant heavy rainfall, on October 8. The IMD has predicted that Mumbai will receive moderate to heavy rain with a cloudy sky, for the next 24 hours. IMD has also predicted isolated heavy rainfall over Gujarat, coastal Andhra Pradesh, Madhya Maharashtra and Yanam in the upcoming couple of days.
Tags: Maharashtra (95, Mumbai, IMD, waterlogging, rainfall
Several Parts Of Mumbai Waterlogged Following Heavy Downpour: Maharashtra
Following heavy rainfall, several parts of the city of Mumbai have been waterlogged, as of September 13. The situation was at its very worst in Mumbai’s Simon area, with water levels extremely high, disturbing life. Meanwhile, Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an “yellow alert” to Mumbai, and adjourning places like Pune, Thane, Raigad and Phalgar. Since June 1 to August 12, over 120 persons have lost their lives.
Tags: Maharashtra , Mumbai, waterlogging, Floods, Thane
Girl Falls From Scooty In Bangalore’s Waterlogged Road, Gets Electrocuted: Karnataka
In Karnataka’s Bangalore, a 23-year-old girl after accidentally coming in contact with a live wire, died on September 6. The victim identified as Akhila, was returning home from work when her scooty skidded in a waterlogged road. When she attempted to grab an electric pole, she was electrocuted. The family of the deceased blamed the BBMP and the administration for improper handling for electricity and other systems.
Tags: Bangalore, Karnataka, Whitefield, waterlogging, Road accident
Bangalore Rains: Several Areas Waterlogged After Heavy Downpour
The city of Bangalore woke up to a wet day on September 5, as most of the parts received rainfall over night. Several places have been waterlogged, immobilising people from various sectors, causing traffic problems, and difficulty for daily office goers. In some places, the water levels have risen above the dividers in roads. A local reported that his basement was completely flooded, and he had to pump water out.
Tags: Bangalore, Karnataka, waterlogging, Bangalore Rains, Basavaraj Bommai
Incessant Rains Leave Several Parts Waterlogged In Rajasthan's Sri Ganganagar
Due to incessant rains in Rajasthan's Sri Ganganagar district, several parts have been flooded, on July 16. The monsoon has caused water-logging and heavy inundation in various parts of the city. Huge bodies of water can be found across streets, houses and shops. People living in the affected areas are forced to commute in knee-deep waters. Meanwhile Army and BSF personnel have been deployed to assist with the relief operations.
Tags: Rajasthan, Sri Ganganagar, Jaipur, waterlogging, Floods
Decomposed Body Found In Drains Of Maharashtra's Palghar Region
Due to the constant rain in Maharashtra, a man identified as Rahul Vishwakarma was found dead in the Palghar area. On July 7, his decomposed body was recovered in a swollen drain, confirmed police official. Local firemen got a call around 4 pm, after a local spotted the body in the drain in Madhuban locality of Vasai township. The body which was highly decomposed has been sent for postmortem.
Tags: Maharashtra Rain, Decomposed Body, Drains, waterlogging, Police
Courtesy: Press Trust of India
Waterlogging On NH-48 Delays Traffic, Causing Considerable Traffic Jams In Narsinghpur
Waterlogging was recorded on the national highway (NH)-48 on May 23 as rains pummeled sections of Delhi, as per Gurugram Traffic Police. Waterlogging was also observed on the Jaipur national highway in various areas. Traffic officers were on the scene to help with traffic flow. There was significant traffic congestion on the Narsinghpur-Jaipur highway. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecasted rain and strong winds from May 21… read-more
Tags: waterlogging, Delhi, NH-48, Narsinghpur-Jaipur highway, Traffic
Heavy Rainfall Causes Waterlogging In Several Cities Of Tamil Nadu
Continuous and heavy rainfall from the past two days has left with waterlogging and flood-like situations in several districts of Tamil Nadu. Speaking to ANI, a resident Rajathi requested the government to take immediate action to clear the waterlogging. "We can't cook and do our basic activities," added the resident. Besides, In view of this situation, Puducherry has also declared a holiday in schools and colleges for two days.
Tags: HEAVY RAINFALL, Tamil Nadu, Floods, waterlogging, Puducherry
Flash Flood Takes 3 Lives; Leaves 30 Missing In Andhra Pradesh
In Andhra Pradesh's Kadapa district, a sudden flood killed three persons and left 30 others missing on November 19. Reportedly, several communities were flooded after the Cheyyeru river overflowed due to the dam breach. Moreover, depression over the Bay of Bengal crossed the coast between Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh, dumping heavy rains. Teams from the NDRF and SDRF have leaped into action for relief and rescue operations.
Tags: Andhra Pradesh, Floods, rainfall, waterlogging, India
Courtesy: India Today
TN Rain: Heavy Rain Continues In Chennai; Services Suspended
Heavy rains continued to hit Chennai and its surrounding areas on the morning of November 11, affecting vehicle movement and causing flooding in the city. Various parts of the city are under water due to extremely heavy and incessant rainfall. Furthermore, trees were also uprooted in some parts. Besides, DRM stated that services have… read-more
Tags: Chennai, heavy rains, Floods, waterlogging, Tamil Nadu