In other parts of the city, traffic has been affected in a major way after the downpour. Photos and videos of the disaster have been flooding social media.
Hyderabad has witnessed a cloudburst and it has been followed by 5 hours of heavy downpour yesterday. This follows in wake of heavy rains that have been lashing the city since last Friday. Amid all the crisis, one video of a car that was stuck due to massive flooding has gone viral on the internet. The video showed the car being trapped in the middle of the road as huge amounts of water rushes by – the sight is terrifying. The traveller in the car was stuck inside the vehicle and he struggled hard to come out of it. However, it was nothing short of a miracle the vehicle was not overwhelmed by the floodwaters. The onlookers on the other side of the road watched bewildered without being able to help. The people could only behold the incident which was captured in this video. Watch the video here:
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In other parts of the city, traffic has been affected in a major way after the downpour. Photos and videos of the disaster have been flooding social media. Schools and colleges have been shut too. Accompanied by the thunderstorm, the rain has inundated roads and brought the traffic to a grinding halt.
As per the report, the officials said it was a cloudburst over the city as some areas recorded 7 cm to 12 cm rainfall. Three persons were killed as heavy rains lashed the city on Monday. Two persons including a child were killed and two others injured in a wall collapse in Singadikunta area in Banjara Hills. One person died of electrocution in Hussaini Alam in the old city.