Aug 4, 2020, 20.46PM
The IMD in Mumbai has sounded a red alert for today and tomorrow. Extremely heavy rain is forecast for Mumbai, its suburbs and adjoining areas including Thane. Overnight rains have caused severe waterlogging in many parts of the city. Local train services on all lines and BEST buses too have been affected. The offices too have been shut. In 10 hours, the city recorded a 230 mm rainfall. Meanwhile, BMC chief Iqbal Chahal and Mayor Kishori Pednekar visited various areas to take stock of the situation.
Aaditya Thackeray reviews the rain situation
#MumbaiRains: @AUThackeray reviews the current situation in the city https://t.co/CYPQJjUN2N— Mumbai Mirror (@MumbaiMirror) 1596543005000
Vakola House Collapse: Man saves four people
House adjacent to a nullah in Vakola’s New Agripada area collapsed on Tuesday afternoon due to heavy rains. Four people driven by water current, including one girl was rescued by Ajay Butiya, a local resident. Three more currently missing.
Watch: Road collapses at Rajendra Nagar in Borivali
#MumbaiRain: Road collapses at Rajendra Nagar in Borivali. https://t.co/aRkOeOsRTg— Mumbai Mirror (@MumbaiMirror) 1596536520000
Santacruz: House adjacent to a nullah in Vakola’s New Agripada collapsed
Watch Santacruz: House adjacent to a nullah in Vakola’s New Agripada collapsed free online on Mumbai Mirror.
Kandivali: Traffic on both sides of the northbound road running smoothly, says BMC
मालाड येथे पश्चिम द्रुतगती महामार्गालगत भूस्खलन झाल्याने साचलेला ढिगारा हटविण्यात आला आहे. उत्तर बाजूस जाणाऱ्या र… https://t.co/ngZls4NGez— माझी Mumbai, आपली BMC (@mybmc) 1596534184000
1 female, 2 girls missing after they fell in an open drain
#Mumbai: 1 female, 2 girls missing after they fell in an open drain, located at the backside of their room. 3 room… https://t.co/JX3dItuOSA— ANI (@ANI) 1596531995000
Rain lashes Pune; visuals from SB Road
Maharashtra: Rain lashes parts of Pune; visuals Senapati Bapat (SB) Road. https://t.co/cs85fy7zMd— ANI (@ANI) 1596530753000
High tide hits Mumbai amid heavy rainfall
Earlier today, high tide hit the shores of Mumbai’s Marine Drive. It was advised by authorities earlier today for people to not venture out near the beaches and other low lying areas as a high tide of 4.51 meters was expected in Mumbai at 12:47 pm. Mumbai has continued to witness heavy rainfall for over 12 hours the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) issuing a red alert.
BMC Commissioner Iqbal Singh Chahal pays visit to Mithi River, BKC
BMC Commissioner Mr. Iqbal Singh Chahal paid a visit to Mithi River, BKC. The level of Mithi River is now below dan… https://t.co/mpkktnqkp4— माझी Mumbai, आपली BMC (@mybmc) 1596525132000