Heavy downpour causes waterlogging in several parts of Mumbai, IMD issues orange alert

Road traffic either slowed down or stopped as several roads were waterlogged in areas like Hindmata, Parel, Kalachowki, Haji Ali,

Published on Jul 01, 2022 09:59 AM IST 10 Photos

Mumbai on Thursday received its first heavy showers of the season. Waterlogging was witnessed in several low-lying areas due to the heavy downpour, civic officials said.(HT Photo)

Amid incessant rainfall in the city, two incidents of building collapse were reported at Kalbadevi and Sion areas.(HT_PRINT)

There were no casualties and people were evacuated safely from the affected structures, officials said.(HT Photo/Vijay Bate)


The movement of local trains was also affected due to waterlogging on tracks, especially between Kurla to Parel section on the Central Railway line.(HT Photo/Vijay Bate)

"Due to some technical issues in track points at Dadar and Parel stations, slow line trains b/w CSMT- Kurla section are getting delayed. The issue is expected to be resolved in next 15-20 mins," Shivaji Sutar, chief public relations officer of Central Railway, said.(ANI)