Waterlogging

  • Mumbai: Heavy waterlogging contribute to residents' woes in Dadar 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Heavy water logging has been reported in the area of Dadar in Mumbai after heavy rainfall continue unabated. Residents complained of waterlogging as a recurring phenomena every monsoon. "Waterlogging happens every year. BMC has done some work this year but we haven't see any improvement", reported one resident. Mumbai is expected...
  • Mumbai to experience heavy rainfall in 48 hours, predicts Met department July 31, 2014

    Mumbai is due to experience heavy rainfall in the next 48 hours, as predicted by the Indian Meteorological Department. There have been intermittent showers all day long on Thursday. Waterlogging has been reported in Byculla, Matunga and Parel regions of the city. Heavy rain is being reported from South Mumbai and...
  • Heavy rains in Gujarat, Valsad district worst affected July 30, 2014

    Ahmedabad: Heavy rains have hit Gujarat in the last 24 hours resulting into waterlogged roads. East Ahmedabad has been the worst affected. Irregular water supply and frequent power cuts has resulted into harassment. Water logging has been reported from the neighbouring district of Vadodara. The situation in Valsad district is...
  • Mumbai rains: Newly-constructed international airport waterlogged July 12, 2014

    Mumbai: The annual monsoon misery has begun in Mumbai. Not just the city roads, waterlogging was seen at Mumbai's newly constructed international airport. Water entered the baggage screening area of the airport on Friday morning. Air India said that had it rained more, passengers' baggage could have been damaged. Water-logging has...
  • Heavy rain in Mumbai: Roads waterlogged, BMC caught unprepared July 11, 2014

    Incessant rain for the past two days has led to water logging in several parts of Mumbai. But the BMC disaster management team said that the situation is under control and no advisory has been issued by them. Rail and road traffic in the city has been slow. ...
  • BMC does little, Mumbai may witness clogged drains, waterlogged roads this monsoon June 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Even though the monsoon has arrived a week late in Mumbai, it seems there will be little respite from rain woes for Mumbaikars this year. Given the way the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has gone ahead with the monsoon preparedness, the city may once again witness potholed roads, clogged drains...
  • Watch: Waterlogging in Bangalore; residents trapped in homes June 6, 2014

    Heavy pre monsoon rains disrupted life in Bangalore on Friday. Heavy winds uprooted trees in many neighbourhoods and there was severe water logging in low-laying areas. ...
  • Delhi HC pulls up Chief Secretary on water logging in city April 23, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Wednesday pulled up the Delhi Chief Secretary on the water-logging issue in the city. Chiding the Delhi government, the High Court said, "Nothing is happening according to the master plan. What are you doing? Have you seen in what condition people are living in...
  • Heavy rain in South Bengal throws life out of gear in Kolkata October 26, 2013

    Kolkata: Incessant overnight downpour in Kolkata and its adjacent southern Bengal districts since Friday evening have sent public life for a toss in the city and its adjacent areas. The rains have resulted in heavy water logging in almost all parts of the city throwing municipal authorities and the traffic...
  • CJ Show: Your Pictures and Videos October 6, 2013

    Here are some of the videos and pictures that made it to the show this week. ...
  • Heavy rains lash Bangalore, traffic snarls due to waterlogging September 2, 2013

    Bangalore: Heavy rain lashed the IT city on Sunday night, flooding roads and inundating many residential areas. It has also reduced the Monday morning traffic movement to a crawl in Central, Western and Eastern parts of the city. The rain, started around 8 o'clock in the night, continued till mid-night....
  • WB: Rains lash Kolkata; waterlogging, traffic jams in many areas August 21, 2013

    Kolkata: Heavy rains on Wednesday disrupted normal life in Kolkata after various parts of the city have been waterlogged following incessant rains. Traffic movement and train services have also been partially hit at the Sealdah station. "Heavy to very heavy rains will occur at isolated places in Gangetic West...
  • Heavy downpour in Delhi hits traffic, Met predicts rains till Saturday August 16, 2013

    The national capital witnessed heavy rain on Friday morning, with the minimum temperature settling a notch below average for this time of year at 24.5 degrees Celsius. The Met department has forecast rain till Saturday morning. Rain started at 8 am on Friday, causing peak-hour commuters to get stranded in parts...
  • Heavy rains pile up problems for Taj city August 7, 2013

    Several spells of heavy showers in the past two days have exposed the Agra Municipal Corporation's lack of preparedness to tackle waterlogging on roads and in low-lying areas, residents have lamented. "The whole city is in a shambles, mohallas and colonies cut off from the main roads and with drains overflowing,...
  • Monsoon mayhem: Over 160 dead in UP; Waterlogging in Mumbai July 25, 2013

    New Delhi: After continuous rain for two days Mumbaikars on Wednesday got some respite from the heavy rainfall. However hours after downpour the city struggles to stay afloat as waterlogging has been reported from several parts of Mumbai. Heavy rainfall from has lead to waterlogging in parts of Hindmata, Grant...
  • Mumbai: Hours after downpour, city grapples with waterlogging July 24, 2013

    Mumbai: While it has stopped raining in most of the parts in Mumbai, people in the city are still grappling with severe waterlogging. Heavy rainfall from the past two days had lead to waterlogging in parts of Hindmata, Grant Road, Napean Sea Road and the Lokhandwala Complex. A one km-long...
  • Rains lash Delhi, NCR again; waterlogging, traffic jams in many areas July 22, 2013

    Heavy rains continued to lash New Delhi and NCR on Monday with waterlogging reported in many areas. The city still remains wary after torrential rain crippled the capital two days ago. ...
  • Heavy rains lash Delhi, NCR again, waterlogging at several places July 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Heavy rains continued to lash New Delhi and NCR on Monday with water-logging reported in many areas. Traffic jams have been reported at Nizamudin bridge, Ashram, Mathura road, near Pragati Maidan, Kalindi Kunj, ITO. The city is still recovering from the aftermath of the torrential rain that has crippled...
  • Traffic, waterlogging in Delhi, heavy rains expose lack of preparedness July 21, 2013

    New Delhi was brought to a standstill on Saturday after heavy rains lashed National Capital Region. The downpour which went on for five-hours, sparked traffic snarls across the city, with heavy waterlogging in several places. It is the heaviest rainfall that the capital has witnessed in the last 10 years....
  • Congress demands Delhi's mayors' resignation July 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit's parliamentary secretary Mukesh Sharma on Saturday said the mayors of the three civic agencies should resign for poor preparedness for the downpour that brought the capital to its knees. "It is because of the corruption and carelessness of the the BJP-ruled civic agencies that...
  • Your photos of our waterlogged cities: See, share, send July 20, 2013

    A little rain is usually enough to force the citizens of India's many cities to wade through water. Here are images of waterlogging and flooding captured by you of your city (If you wish to contribute your images and video to this list please email us as at editor@ibnlive.com or...
  • Mumbai wakes up to sunshine, heavy showers expected during the day June 17, 2013

    Mumbai woke up to sunshine on Monday but according to MET department, intermittent heavy showers are expected throughout the day. The visibility has improved and trains are running smoothly. There is no waterlogging on roads and on tracks. ...
  • Monsoon covers India early, bounty for some, mayhem for others June 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Monsoon has covered the entire country one month in advance with Delhi receiving its first showers of the season on Sunday, almost over a fortnight before its scheduled date of June 29, and breaking the 52-year-old record. South-west monsoon, which kept its June 1 date with Kerala, made rapid...
  • Mumbai: Heavy rain lead to waterlogging in several areas June 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Incessant rains have lashed many parts of Maharashtra. Mumbai, Pune and Satara have witnessed heavy downpour in the last few days. In Mumbai, apart from routine water-logging due to 10-12 mm of rainfall at Hindmata, Versova and Sion, residents also witnessed choked drains and potholes on the roads. Train services...
  • Mumbai building collapse: Death toll rises to ten, six injured June 11, 2013

    Mumbai: The death toll in the tragic building collapse in Mahim, Mumbai rose to ten on Tuesday. Six people have been injured in the incident and include a fireman. Two others are still feared trapped in the debris and the rescue operations are on. Altaf Mansion, the five-storey building on Cadell...
  • Mumbai: 5-storey building collapses after heavy rain; 4 dead June 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Another tragic building collapse in Mahim, Mumbai has left four people dead and six injured. The injured include a fireman and many are feared trapped in the debris. Altaf Mansion, the five-storey building on Cadell Road collapsed late on Monday night after it rained heavily in the city. Around...
  • Thiruvananthapuram: Work to check waterlogging begins September 25, 2012

    Thiruvananthapuram: The culvert on the Edanada-Killiyar stream which is notorious for causing flooding in the Pipinmoodu area is being widened. The PWD-Irrigation Department began the widening work on Monday. The widening of the culvert has been a long-pending demand of the residents of the Pipinmoodu area. Waterlogging in the residential...
  • Weather in Mumbai: Heavy Rains continue in Thane, thousands marooned September 4, 2012

    Thane/ Mumbai: Incessant rains for the second day in a row wreaked havoc in Thane district, cutting off several low lying areas, leaving thousands of people marooned. According to district authorities, parts of many areas like Bhiwandi, Kopri, Naupada, Bhayander, Dahanu and Kalyan were completely inundated owing to continous downpour during the...
  • Delhi: Heavy 3-hour rain causes jams, waterlogging August 28, 2012

    New Delhi: The national capital on Tuesday witnessed severe traffic jams and water logging after parts of the city received as much as 42 mm of rain in just three hours, the highest for the year. As a result of the downpour, there were massive traffic jams in key arterial roads. Meanwhile,...
  • Heavy rains lash Delhi, waterlogging in some areas July 31, 2012

    New Delhi: Heavy rains coupled with below normal temperature on Tuesday brought the much needed respite for Delhiites from sultry weather conditions, but it also led to waterlogging and slowdown of traffic in various parts of the national capital. Delhi got drenched with heavy rains in the morning, which led to...