Mumbai rains: IMD predicts heavy downpour in city, adjoining regions today, tomorrow
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast heavy rainfall in the Mumbai region on Thursday and Friday.
Mumbai: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast heavy rainfall in the Mumbai region on Thursday and Friday.
"Heavy rainfall is very likely at isolated placed in the districts of greater Mumbai, Thane, Palghar and Raigad on Thursday and Friday," IMD, Mumbai said in a warning.
An IMD official said the warning will remain applicable from 8.30 am on Thursday to 8.30 am on Friday. "The heavy rainfall warning will be applicable for the same duration tomorrow as well," the official added.
Heavy rains had lashed the city and Thane district over the last weekend and continued on Monday. The downpour had led to waterlogging at several places and slowing the movement of suburban trains.
Find latest and upcoming tech gadgets online on Tech2 Gadgets. Get technology news, gadgets reviews & ratings. Popular gadgets including laptop, tablet and mobile specifications, features, prices, comparison.
Himachal Pradesh chief minister Jairam Thakur tests positive for coronavirus, goes into self-isolation
Earlier, ten MLAs in the 68-member state Assembly had contracted the infection. Urban Development Minister Suresh Bhardwaj tested positive for COVID-19 on 7 October.
Three dead as fresh downpour batters Hyderabad; Indian Army deployed in four flood-affected districts of Karnataka
Around 37,409 families in Hyderabad were affected as fresh spells of rains caused water bodies to overflow while in Karnataka, the Krishna and Bhima rivers remained in spate
Heavy rainfall claims 47 lives in over three days in Maharashtra, flood situation remains grim in Karnataka
IMD also said that a low-pressure area brewing over the Bay of Bengal is likely to cause rainfall in Kolkata and other parts of West Bengal during the Durga Puja festival