WATERLOGGING

  • A month after J&K floods, many areas still waterlogged October 7, 2014

    Jawaharnagar: It's been a month since floods lashed Jammu and Kashmir. Some areas in Srinagar are still waterlogged with water levels as high as 3 to 5 feet. CNN-IBN spoke to a few residents of Srinagar whose houses are still submerged, including cameraperson Bashir Ahmed's house. Around the Jawaharnagar Market, the...
  • Delhi airport extends support to Kashmir flood victims September 25, 2014

    New Delhi: In its ongoing efforts to provide assistance to the flood hit victims of Jammu and Kashmir, the Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA) in New Delhi has dispatched the first lot of six high power, sophisticated de-watering pumps to the state. According to the Delhi International Airport Limited (DIAL), the...
  • J&K: 2 weeks after floods, many houses still marooned in 12 feet of water September 20, 2014

    Two weeks after floods hit Jammu and Kashmir, many houses still remain marooned in nearly 12 feet of water. CNNIBN's Mufti Islah visited Rajbagh, which is the worst hit area in the region. ...
  • Aftermath of J&K floods: Residents struggle to get back to normalcy September 17, 2014

    Bemina: Relief operations continue across the floodhit Jammu and Kashmir. After the massive floods, people in the valley are slowly trying to cope with their lives in trying conditions. Some of the major challenges that the rescue teams and the residents are facing are heavy waterlogging, sewage spilling on to...
  • Heavy rains lash Rajasthan, three dead September 6, 2014

    Jaipur: Heavy rains lashed parts of Rajasthan leading to waterlogging in many areas of Jodhpur, Bikaner, Ganganagar and Bhilwara. In another incident in the state, three people died in Ganganagar after a mud wall collapsed because of heavy rainfall. The area has received 185 mm rainfall in just one day. Traffic...
  • Heavy showers in Mumbai; MeT predicts more downpour September 1, 2014

    Mumbai: With heavy rains lashing the city for second consecutive day today, the MeT department has predicted that the monsoon is likely to get stronger in Mumbai where heavy downpour is expected over the next 48 hours. "We have issued an alert of heavy rainfall in Mumbai and very heavy rainfall...
  • Rain cools Delhi, nearby areas August 31, 2014

    New Delhi: A spell of rain on Sunday cooled Delhi and the adjoining areas in Haryana and Uttar Pradesh. The Met office has forecast more rainfall during the day. Sunday's minimum temperature settled at 25 degrees Celsius, slightly below the season's average. The rains, which cooled the capital, also led to water...
  • Mumbai: Heavy waterlogging contribute to residents' woes in Dadar August 21, 2014

    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: Newlyconstructed 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. Waterlogging 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 lowlaying 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 peakhour 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 lowlying 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 kmlong...
  • 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 waterlogging 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 fivehours, 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 BJPruled 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 52yearold record. Southwest monsoon, which kept its June 1 date with Kerala, made rapid...