In videos, Heavy rains cause waterlogging in parts of Delhi

In videos, Heavy rains cause waterlogging in parts of Delhi

Heavy rains lashed parts of the Delhi on Thursday morning providing much-needed relief from heatwaves. However, the heavy rainfall caused waterlogging and traffic snarls at several places in the national capital.

Meanwhile, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast thunderstorms with light to moderate intensity rainfall over and adjoining areas of most places in the national capital.

“Thunderstorm with light to moderate intensity rain would occur over and adjoining areas of most places of entire Delhi, Noida, Greater Noida, Rohtak, Jind, Narwana, Meham, Gurugram, Manesar, Ghaziabad, Faridabad, Palwal, Hodal, Bulandshahar, Gulothi,” the IMD said in a tweet.

Likewise, it added that “Chandpur, Gannaur, Gohana, Sonipat, Bagpat, Matanhail, Kosli, Hathras, Meerut, Bijnor, Barsana, Mathura, Deeg, Rewari, Nuh, Alwar, Rajgarh, Sohana, Bharatpur, Agra, Moradabad, Amroha during next two hours.”

Delhi witnessed the heaviest rainfall this monsoon season causing waterlogging at various places in the national capital on Thursday. Likewise, the waterlogging was reported at an underpass in the Dwarka area and near New Delhi Railway Station. A car was partially submerged at a waterlogged underpass in the Zakir Nagar area.

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Also, there were people who were seen crossing waterlogged road on a bullock cart in the Tughlakabad area. They fell into the water. As per the Indian Meteorological Department data, Delhi has recorded 72 percent less rainfall than normal in August so far, the lowest in 10 years.

-PTC News