Delhi Rains: Parts of national capital witness more rainfall as monsoon recedes, traffic snarls across city

Light rain may occur in parts of Delhi over the next two to three days, the IMD said.

Updated on Sep 22, 2022 04:54 PM IST 9 Photos

An incessant spell of light to moderate rain drenched Delhi for a second consecutive day on Thursday, leading to waterlogging in some areas and affecting traffic movement on key roads across the city.(HT Photo/Raj K Raj)

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) also issued an 'orange alert', cautioning people about sporadic heavy rain which could reduce visibility, disrupt traffic and damage kutcha roads and vulnerable structures.(HT Photo/Raj K Raj)

Commuters wade through a waterlogged stretch near Civic Centre, in New Delhi, India, on Thursday.(HT Photo/Raj K Raj)


The fresh spells of rains just before the withdrawal of the monsoon from the National Capital Region will help cover the large deficit (46 per cent in September so far) to some extent. It would also keep the air clean and the temperature in check.(HT Photo/Raj K Raj)

Delhi recorded a minimum temperature of 23.8 degrees Celsius and the maximum temperature is forecast to settle around 28 degrees Celsius.(HT Photo/Raj K Raj)