Mumbai Rain Today LIVE: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) on Sunday predicted heavy to extremely heavy rainfall at few places in Mumbai and suburban districts on Monday. The department also predicted that entire Maharashtra would receive widespread rainfall.
The city is receiving heavy to very heavy rainfall for the last two days. Several low-lying areas including Gandhi Market in Sion, Santacruz, Panvel, Saki Naka have been inundated due to rains. ANI reported the Mumbai received 150-180 mm rains in the last 24 hours. The IMD has said that Mumbai, Thane and Navi Mumbai are likely to receive heavy to very heavy rainfall in the next 24 hours. The weather department has issued an orange alert for the next 48 hours.
The IMD said that Colaba observatory recorded 19.1 mm rain in the 24 hours. The last two days of rainfall in Mumbai caused water-logging in several parts of the city, including Sion, Matunga, Mahim, Andheri, Malad and Dahisar, which led to traffic snarls at several major junctions.