Mumbai rain replace: 5 groups of the Nationwide Catastrophe Response Pressure (NDRF) are on standby in view of heavy rain in Mumbai, Thane and Palghar districts. Intense showers triggered water-logging in lots of areas, Maharashtra Aid and Rehabilitation Minister Vijay Wadettiwar mentioned on Wednesday.
Mumbai and its neighbouring areas obtained very heavy rain since Tuesday evening, leaving many components of town in waist deep water, disrupting rail and highway visitors. The Minister mentioned in a press release that intense spells of rain triggered flood-like scenario in lots of locations and the catastrophe administration division is maintaining a detailed watch on the scenario.
Mr Wadettiwar appealed to individuals to remain indoors in view of flooding in lots of areas of Mumbai and different locations. “Since final evening, Mumbai, Thane and Palghar districts have been witnessing very heavy rain. There may be flood-like scenario in lots of locations. 5 groups of the NDRF are on stand by to help the native administration,” the minister mentioned.
Mumbai obtained one of many heaviest showers, within the final 24 hours, of this monsoon season and extra rainfall is probably going within the metropolis and suburbs on Wednesday, in keeping with the India Meteorology Division.