Monsoon highlights: Entry to Mumbai beaches except in morning hours prohibited
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a heavy rainfall alert for Maharashtra on Thursday and Friday, as the state's capital city Mumbai continues to witness heavy downpour on Thursday.
In Telangana, authorities have predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall in the southern part of the state. A similar rainfall prediction has been made for interior Karnataka, Vidarbha, and Chhattisgarh.
On the other hand, the national capital Delhi will likely see light rain and thundershower during the day.
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Jul 07, 2022 10:08 PM IST
BMC bans entry to Mumbai beaches except in morning hours
Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has prohibited people from visiting the beaches of the city except between 6am and 10am on all days when an ‘orange’ or ‘red’ alert will be issued by the IMD in the region, news agency ANI reported.
Jul 07, 2022 06:25 PM IST
Trees uprooted in Haasan city
Due to rain, trees uprooted and roads blocked in several parts of Karnataka's Haasan city.
Jul 07, 2022 05:16 PM IST
Assam: Flood situation eases in Morigaon
Flood situation slightly eases in Assam's Morigaon district.
Jul 07, 2022 04:50 PM IST
Assam CM thanks PM Modi for releasing advance share of SDRF
We’re immensely grateful to Hon PM Shri @narendramodi ji for the generous act of the Central Government for release of ₹324.40 cr as advance share of State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF). This will help combat the current floods & as also in making provisions for flood victims: Himanta Biswa Sarma, CM, Assam
Jul 07, 2022 03:52 PM IST
Emergency block on Mumbai's Harbour Line to end shortly
Emergency block, being conducted by Central Railway and BMC, to conclude at 4pm. The exercise began at 2pm.
Jul 07, 2022 03:10 PM IST
IMD issues red alert for Mumbai, Thane and Palghar
Orange alert issued for today while a red alert issued for tomorrow in Mumbai, Thane and Palghar. In last 3-4 days central Maharashtra and Konkan region received good rainfall due to favourable conditions of monsoon. It will remain same for next 4-5 days: Jayant Sarkar, IMD, Mumbai
Jul 07, 2022 02:00 PM IST
Madhya Pradesh sees heavy rain in many parts; IMD issues lightning and thunderstorm warning
Many parts of Madhya Pradesh are seeing heavy rainfall due to the formation of a low-pressure area in the central party of the state, the IMD said on Thursday, as it has issued a warning of lightning and thunderstorms in eight districts.
Jul 07, 2022 01:15 PM IST
1 injured in house collapse in Maharashtra's Palgarh
One person was injured after a portion of his house collapsed following heavy rains in Maharashtra's Palghar district. At least 32 houses were also partially damaged in different talukas of Palghar due to the heavy downpour.
Jul 07, 2022 12:46 PM IST
Long traffic jam seen in Thane's Majiwada road
Queues of vehicles were seen at the Majiwada road in Thane as the Maharashtra district has been hit with heavy rainfall.
Jul 07, 2022 11:55 AM IST
All necessary precautions: K'taka CM as IMD predicts heavy rain in 4 districts
Karnataka chief minsiter Basavaraj Bommai said on Thursday that all necessary precuations have been taken after speaking with authorities, as the IMD has predicted heavy rain in Kodagu, Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Uttara Kannada districts.
Jul 07, 2022 11:31 AM IST
Man found dead in swollen drain in Maharashtra's Palghar
The decomposed body of a man was found in a swollen drain in Palghar district, a fire official told PTI on Thursday. According to the police, the deceased has been identified as Rahul Vishwakarma. The police suspect that Vishwakarmamight have slipped into the drain amid the heavy showers and got washed away.
Jul 07, 2022 11:00 AM IST
No major waterlogging reported anywhere in Mumbai
There was no major water-logging anywhere in Mumbai, barring some low-lying areas like the Andheri subway.
Jul 07, 2022 10:58 AM IST
Mumbai: Local trains on Central Railway delayed due to wall collapse
Local trains on the Central Railway were delayed on Thursday due to a wall collapse between Masjid and Sandhurst Road stations in south Mumbai on the down (north-bound) track of the Harbour Line, affecting train operations on the route for some time.
Jul 07, 2022 10:20 AM IST
Trains on Mumbai Suburban, Harbour Line running normally:
Jul 07, 2022 09:48 AM IST
K'taka landslide: Toll climbs to 3, one under treatment, say police
Three people have died so far in a landslide that occurred at the Panjikal village of Bantval in Dakshina Kannada district. One person is under treatment, Rishikesh Sonawane, Police Superintendent of Dakshina Kannada said on Thursday.
Jul 07, 2022 09:45 AM IST
Fog envelopes Munnar hill station as rain continues in Kerala
Jul 07, 2022 09:32 AM IST
3 missing as car washes away near Nayagaon
Three people went missing after a taxi, shuttling two commuters, was swept away in a flashflood in the Patiala-Ki-Rao rivulet as the driver attempted to cross the causeway in Tanda Village near Nayagaon.
Jul 07, 2022 09:25 AM IST
Punjab: Zirakpur's drain-age-old problem returns with monsoon
Several streets and roads in Zikarpur were submerged after the rain. The Zirakpur-Patiala intersection under the flyover was flooded as well. Major traffic jams were seen on this stretch of the road.
For years, Zikarpur's residents have found themselves at the receiving end of major water logging problems — much of which can be attributed to the absence of a stormwater drainage system.
Jul 07, 2022 09:20 AM IST
Waterlogging reported near Maharashtra CM's house in Thane
Waterlogging was reported near Maharashtra chief minister Eknath Shinde's house in Thane as the district saw heavy overnight rain.
Jul 07, 2022 08:46 AM IST
Heavy rain predicted in 6 Uttarakhand districts
The meteorological centre (Dehradun) said on Thursday that heavy rain with thunderstorms is predicted in Haridwar, Dehradun, Tehri, Pauri, Nainital and Almora districts.
Jul 07, 2022 08:14 AM IST
Mumbai, Thane to be on orange alert till July 10, says IMD
Jul 07, 2022 07:57 AM IST
K'taka: Holiday declared for Anganwadi schools & colleges in Udupi today
Udupi's deputy commissioner declared a holiday for Anganwadi schools & colleges on Thursday as the district has been hit with heavy rain, news agency ANI reported. Tourists and fishermen have been advised not to go to beaches and sea areas.
Jul 07, 2022 07:41 AM IST
Chandigarh sees wettest July day in five years
Chandigarh on Wednesday received 97mm rainfall between 6am and 8.30am, the heaviest rain in July since 2017, according to the IMD. Heavy rainfall is expected in Chandigarh till Saturday and the IMD has issued an orange alert for today and tomorrow.
Jul 07, 2022 07:35 AM IST
Heavy rain continues to lash Mumbai, Andheri Subway waterlogged
The Andheri Subway in Mumbai was waterlogged on Thursday as heavy rain continued to lash the city.
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