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Mumbai rains in pics: Several die in downpour, flights and trains disrupted

IMD has predicted that monsoon will be active in the southern parts of Maharashtra. Konkan Goa will get widespread rains in the next five days

BS Web Team  |  New Delhi 

Maharashtra government has declared a public holiday in Mumbai as IMD issues warnings of extremely heavy rainfall

Maharashtra government has declared a public holiday in Mumbai as IMD issues warnings of extremely heavy rainfall
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Photo: Hitesh Patel


 

16 people died in the retaining wall collapse of few hutments built on a hill slope in Kurar Village

16 people died in the retaining wall collapse of few hutments built on a hill slope in Kurar Village
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rains caused wall collapses that killed 27 people in Mumbai and Pune. Today, at least 16 people were killed and six others injured after a compound wall collapsed on due to heavy rains in Malad area.

 

The heaviest downpour since 2005 inundated Mumbai, delaying trains and flights

The heaviest downpour since 2005 inundated Mumbai, delaying trains and flights
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Photo: ANI


 

Water logging at various places in the financial capital disrupted normal life

Water logging at various places in the financial capital disrupted normal life
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BS photo by Kamlesh Pednekar


 

Schools and colleges will remain shut as heavy flooding on the streets has created a severe traffic crisis

Schools and colleges will remain shut as heavy flooding on the streets has created a severe traffic crisis
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BS photo by Kamlesh Pednekar

 


IMD has predicted widespread rains in the southern parts of Maharashtra and Konkan Goa over the next five days

IMD has predicted widespread rains in the southern parts of Maharashtra and Konkan Goa over the next five days
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BS photo by Kamlesh Pednekar

 


There have been very heavy incessant rains with 361 mm rainfall recorded during the night and 100 mm between 4.00 hrs to 5.00 hrs alone in Palghar area of Mumbai Division

There have been very heavy incessant rains with 361 mm rainfall recorded during the night and 100 mm between 4.00 hrs to 5.00 hrs alone in Palghar area of Mumbai Division
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BS photo by Kamlesh Pednekar

 


SpiceJet SG 6237 Jaipur-Mumbai flight overshoots runway

SpiceJet SG 6237 Jaipur-Mumbai flight overshoots runway
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Photo: ANI

As many as 52 flights were cancelled and another 55 diverted to nearby airports due to the inclement weather and skidding of a SpiceJet aircraft at Mumbai airport Monday night



Pedestrians wade through a waterlogged street following heavy rain in Mumbai

Pedestrians wade through a waterlogged street following heavy monsoon rain in Mumbai
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BS photo by Kamlesh Pednekar

 


Vehicles move slowly through waterlogged streets following heavy rain in Mumbai

Vehicles move slowly through waterlogged streets following heavy monsoon rain in Mumbai
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BS photo by Kamlesh Pednekar

 


First Published: Tue, July 02 2019. 13:55 IST
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