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Heavy rains lead to waterlogging, traffic congestion in Delhi

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Heavy rains wrecked havoc in the city as commuters faced hard time navigating through waterlogged roads and faced congestion.

There was heavy waterlogging under Tilak Bridge, Modi Mill Flyover, and near

Commuters faced problems at Zakhira Flyover Kamal T-Point, Anand Parbat, Y-Point Old Kishan Ganj, Azad Market and near Old Iron Bridge Dharmpura.

Police kept posting updates about places where there was heavy waterlogging on its handle

"is heavy near Ramlila Ground due to heavy rain. Waterlogging was reported on the road between Sultanpur and Ghitorni road and under Waterlogging was also reported under Minto bridge, Raja Puri Red Light, Sec-1 Dwarka near Agrasen Hospital, Lawrence Road Industrial area, IGNOU crossing, etc," a said.

Heavy traffic was witnessed at Bahadur due to heavy rain.

Waterlogging was also reported at and around Mayapuri Flyover, towards Mayapuri, Bhairon Marg under Railway Bridge, Airport Road, Mathura Road from zoo to Suri Road, Moolchand Underpass, Near Chhatarpur metro station, , under and near

Trees fell near traffic signal and near the traffic signal in Vasant Vihar.

Cab companies also hiked the fares due to the rain and commuters between and were affected by availability of fewer cabs.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Fri, July 13 2018. 19:00 IST