#MumbaiRains trends on Twitter as people share jokes and updates on the unrelenting rainfall

It's that time of the year again when Mumbai's (in)famous prolonged monsoons make life harder (than it already is) for a lot of people in Mumbai.

Representational image. PTI

Representational image. PTI

The roads and streets of Mumbai are flooded yet again as heavy rains lash the city.

On Wednesday, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) had predicted very heavy rainfall for Mumbai for the next 48 hours.

In its forecast for Mumbai and suburban areas, the IMD had predicted intermittent or continuous rain or showers with few heavy spells beginning from 10 am on Wednesday progressing to very heavy rains during the next 24 to 48 hours, Joint secretary of the State Disaster Management Authority (SDMA), Rajiv Nivatkar had said.

"Exceptionally heavy rains are expected in the city from the morning of September 23," he said.

Till 23 September, very heavy rainfall is also expected in Konkan, Marathwada, Central Maharashtra and Vidharbha regions, he said.

People in Mumbai took to Twitter to talk about the difficulties they faced because of the rains. And some had their own hilarious take on the rains.

Here are some tweets from the #MumbaiRains hashtag that amused us:


Updated Date: Sep 22, 2016 10:46 AM

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