Overnight rain causes waterlogging in Delhi-NCR; more showers predicted

The national capital and its adjoining satellite cities — Noida and Gurugram — were lashed throughout the night with rain resulting in waterlogging and slow traffic movement on the key roads on Friday morning. The administrations in Gurugram and Noida taking note of the weather issued specific advisories in their area. The … Read more

Heavy rainfall affects normal life in Gurugram, leads to waterlogging

More than six hours of rainfall on Thursday led to heavy water logging and a flood-like situation on multiple stretches and areas in Gurugram. According to the district administration, Gurugram district recorded 395 mm of rainfall till 5 p.m. The residents were seen helpless while multiple stretches across Gurugram resembled river. … Read more

All schools in Lucknow to remain closed due to heavy rain, waterlogging

Following the heavy rains that have been lashing Lucknow since the past 24-hours, the district administration, early on Friday, announced the closure of all schools in Uttar Pradesh’s state capital, Met Department officials said. According to the orders of the District Magistrate Suryapal Gangwar, schools affiliated to all Boards, up to class … Read more

Heavy downpour leads to water-logging at several places in Hyderabad

Traffic jams and water-logging was reported at several places in Hyderabad on Wednesday evening following heavy rain. Macha Bollaram at Alwal received 91.9 mm of rainfall, followed by LB Nagar (84.3 mm), Dabeerpura near Charminar (77.5 mm) and Mailardevpally (71.3 mm) from 8.30 am to 8 pm today, according to official data. … Read more

Traffic snarls, waterlogging mar Wednesday rain fun for Delhi residents

A good pour on Wednesday brought respite to the residents in Delhi from a long spell of humid heat, but became a bane for the commuters, who across the city were forced to negotiate snarls and waterlogging. According to civic authorities, at least five complaints of tree felling were … Read more

LG flags Minto Bridge drainage flaws, warns action if waterlogging recurs

Noting that Minto Bridge is among the worst waterlogging sites in Delhi, Lt Governor V K Saxena on Saturday flagged technical flaws in the drainage system there and warned of strict action against engineers concerned in case the issue recurs, an official statement said. Saxena inspected Delhi’s chronic waterlogging … Read more