Mumbai rains Highlights: Heavy showers clog roads; wall collapse, road cave-in disrupt normal life
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Mumbai rains Highlights: Heavy showers clog roads; wall collapse, road cave-in disrupt normal life

Mumbai rains will continue to batter the city on Monday according to IMD weather report. Several areas witnessed traffic snarls due to heavy waterlogging, local trains running late.

By HT Correspondent | Jun 25, 2018 23:06 IST

Heavy rains in Mumbai pounded the city on Monday as several areas witnessed traffic snarls, flooding and train delays during morning rush hours.

A 15-year-old boy was among four people killed in Mumbai city and Thane district. The rail and road traffic was disrupted during rush hours, officials said.

The India Meteorological Department’s (IMD) Mumbai office has said heavy rainfall will continue in some parts of the city and its suburbs after similar conditions over the weekend.

9:10 PM IST

Reduction in rainfall over north Konkan in next 24 hrs: IMD

Circulation over south Gujarat and adjoining North Konkan has moved inward in north direction, causing reduction in rainfall activity over north Konkan in next 24 hrs: India Meteorological Department

8.30 PM IST

NDMA asks people to stay away from electric poles, fallen power lines

National Disaster Management Authority alerted people to stay away from electric poles and fallen power lines to avoid electrocution. It also advised people to stay away from sewerage lines, gutters, drains and culverts.

7:25 PM IST

Portion of road at Marine Lines caves in

A portion of the road at Anandilal Podar Marg, Marine Lines, in Mumbai caves in following heavy rainfall.

6:50 PM IST

Dahanu records 143 mm of rains in 9 hours

6.30 PM IST

Sanjay Nirupam urges Maharashtra CM to take action after wall collapses in Wadala

6.13 PM IST

Navi Mumbai receives 103.25 mm of rainfall

An average of 103.25 mm of rainfall was recorded between 8.30 am to 5:30 pm in Navi Mumbai.

Belapur in Navi Mumbai received 125.60 mm, Nerul recorded 105.00 mm, Vashi got 90.50 mm and Airoli received 93.00 mm of rainfall.

5:55 PM IST

Road to Navi Mumbai Airport site submerged

The road to Navi Mumbai Airport site was submerged under rainwater.

Bachchan Kumar/HT Photo

5.40 PM IST

Waterlogging in Bandra

A section of SV Road in Bandra was waterlogged in the afternoon after heavy showers.

HT Photo/Satyabrata Tripathy

5.15 PM IST

Rajyavardhan Rathore urges people to stay safe, shares emergency numbers

4.48 PM IST

Bandra west MLA says BMC doing best to help people

4:32 PM IST

Road caves in at Marine Lines

Vehicular movement on the road has been closed.

HT Photo/Pratik Chorge

4:25 PM IST

Building collapses in south Mumbai’s Pydhonie, none injured

A part of a dilapidated four-storey residential building collapsed in south Mumbai’s Pydhonie area in the afternoon. No one was injured as the MHADA cess building had been vacated a while ago.

4.19 PM IST

Low visibility at Mumbai airport

However, flight operations have not been affected.

4.12 PM IST

Sion-Panvel Highway flooded

The Sion-Panvel Highway was flooded in Kalamboli, which affected traffic movement. Weekend commuters returning to the city through the Mumbai-Pune Expressway, near Panvel, struggled as traffic came to a standstill. Work at the Navi Mumbai International airport site in Panvel also had to be halted because of heavy rainfall. Several areas in Uran were waterlogged and the Uran-Belapur Road was completely submerged.

4:10 PM IST

Waterlogging at few places in Navi Mumbai

In Navi Mumbai, waterlogging was reported at APMC market and Sarovar Vihar area in Sector 11 in CBD-Belapur. Water also entered the Turbhe MIDC police station premises.

3:47 PM IST

Balcony of a single-storey building collapses in Andheri east

Part of a balcony collapsed in the single-storey building in Andheri east. Rajkumari Goud, 37, was injured and has been taken to Cooper hospital. She is said to be in a critical condition.

3:36 PM IST

Virar-Vaitarna train service resumes

Virar-Vaitarna train services were stopped for 30 minutes due to water on tracks, service resumes.

3:25 PM IST

Restoration of tracks at CSMT

CSMT bound harbour line trains running as per without schedule. Central railway trains operating with 10 minutes delay.

3:20 PM IST

Railways restores Bhilad-Sanjan, Valsad line

Western Railway officials rushed to Sanjan to take the stock of the situation as embankment washed away due to flood, slowing down traffic on Mumbai-Ahmedabad trunk route.

2:07 PM IST

Teenager dies as wall collapses in Thane

Kiran Ghaywat, 15, died after a portion of a wall of a sewerage treatment plant at Vadolgaon, near Ulhasnagar in Thane district, collapsed on their house late last night

2:01 PM IST

Navi Mumbai receives 38mm rainfall

38.83 mm rainfall has been recorded in Navi Mumbai from 8.30 am to 12.30 pm.

1:02 PM IST

IMD forecast for the next 24 hours

Continuous rain/thundershowers likely to occur in city and suburbs with heavy to very heavy falls at a few places.

12:58 PM IST

Several trains rescheduled

Departure timings of Dadar-Ajmer Express, Mumbai Central -Ahmedabad Double Decker Express, Mumbai Central -Ahmedabad Karnavati Express and Bandra Terminus -Bikaner Express have been rescheduled, tweets Western Railway.

12:28 PM IST

18-year-old boy dies in Malad

Nagendra Nagarjun, an 18-year-old boy, fell into a manhole near Evershine Nagar in Malad (west) and drowned on Monday morning. He was pulled out and taken to a hospital, where he was declared brought dead

12:23 PM IST

Waterlogging reported in different parts of the city

Heavy waterlogging reported at Sanpada in Navi Mumbai, Ulwe Belapur internal road, SV road.

Waterlogging at SV road in Bandra. (HT Photo)

12:16 PM IST

No disruption on Western Railway suburban section

No disruption in running of trains on Western Railway suburban section despite of heavy rains, meanwhile Central Railway trains running 15-20 minutes late.

11:48 AM IST

Khar subway re-opens

Milan subway and Khar subway open for commuters now. However traffic is moving slow due to water logging.

11:05 AM IST

Traffic restored between Bhilad and Sanjan railway line.

Traffic has been started at 10 kmph in view of safety on affected UP line between Bhilad & Sanjan. Now both the lines working in this section.

10:30 AM IST

Traffic affected at many places

Traffic closed at Khar subway, Santacruz division due to water logging, it has been diverted to Link Road, tweets Mumbai Police. Traffic was also affected at Khar, Malad and Andheri subway due to waterlogging and authorities diverted routes at Sion, Powai, Chembur, Milan Subway.

9:58 AM IST

Wall collapses in Wadala

There is a wall collapse at Lloyd estate in Antop hill, Wadala. Several cars damaged, no injuries reported.

Wall collapsed at construction site in Wadala. (HT Photo)

9:36 AM IST

Two dead, several injured after tree falls at MG road

Two people died, five were injured after a tree fell on them at MG road due to heavy rains, reports ANI.

9:05 AM IST

Waterlogging in several areas

Water logging in parts of Goregaon, Kandivali, Sion, Malad, Khar and Kurla.

Water-logged at Saha road, Andheri east. (HT Photo)

8:50 AM IST

Suburban trains at least 15-20 minute late on Western Railway and Central Railway

There is slight delay due to low visibility in some areas due to rains, says Western Railway. Due to heavy rain between Virar and Surat all Mail Express trains arriving at Bandra Terminus , Dadar Terminus and Mumbai central are expected to be arrived late.

Sion railway station. (HT Photo)

8:32 AM IST

IMD predicts heavy to very heavy rains

Colaba recorded 90 mm and Santacruz recorded 195 mm of rain at 5.30 am; Heavy to very heavy rain to continue, says Indian Meteorological Department.

8:26 AM IST

Local train services affected on the western railway

Local train services on the western railway during the morning peak hour are operating with a delay of 20 minutes.