Waterlogging

  • BMC does little, Mumbai may witness clogged drains, waterlogged roads this monsoon 16-06-2014 08:46 AM

    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 06-06-2014 06:54 PM

    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 23-04-2014 11:34 AM

    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...
  • Heavy rain in South Bengal throws life out of gear in Kolkata 26-10-2013 02:14 PM

    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 06-10-2013 08:40 PM

    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 02-09-2013 12:34 PM

    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 21-08-2013 02:55 PM

    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 Bengal...
  • Heavy downpour in Delhi hits traffic, Met predicts rains till Saturday 16-08-2013 10:48 AM

    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...
  • Heavy rains pile up problems for Taj city 07-08-2013 07:32 PM

    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...
  • Monsoon mayhem: Over 160 dead in UP; Waterlogging in Mumbai 25-07-2013 08:45 AM

    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 24-07-2013 04:50 AM

    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 22-07-2013 04:10 PM

    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 22-07-2013 12:03 PM

    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...
  • Traffic, waterlogging in Delhi, heavy rains expose lack of preparedness 21-07-2013 04:30 PM

    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 21-07-2013 04:46 AM

    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...
  • Your photos of our waterlogged cities: See, share, send 20-07-2013 04:46 PM

    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 17-06-2013 12:10 PM

    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 17-06-2013 11:05 AM

    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...
  • Mumbai: Heavy rain lead to waterlogging in several areas 16-06-2013 10:59 AM

    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...
  • Mumbai building collapse: Death toll rises to ten, six injured 11-06-2013 10:14 AM

    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...
  • Mumbai: 5-storey building collapses after heavy rain; 4 dead 11-06-2013 07:59 AM

    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 25-09-2012 12:50 PM

    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 04-09-2012 10:47 AM

    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...
  • Delhi: Heavy 3-hour rain causes jams, waterlogging 28-08-2012 06:22 PM

    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...
  • Heavy rains lash Delhi, waterlogging in some areas 31-07-2012 09:11 PM

    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...
  • Mumbai rains: Traffic hit after waterlogging 05-07-2012 11:48 AM

    The second consecutive night of rains in Mumbai disrupted road and train traffic. ...
  • Mumbai waterlogged with first downpour 28-06-2012 04:41 PM

    Kandivili and Malad suburbs recorded around 45 mm rainfall on Thursday morning. ...
  • Kolkata: Heavy showers cause water-logging 06-04-2012 10:17 AM

    Kolkata: Heavy thundershowers woke Kolkata on Friday morning. In fact, overnight rains have left several parts of the city waterlogged. The Kolkata Municipal Corporation has been working to drain out the water. While the showers have stopped for the time being, the MET predicts more rainfall through the day. The...
  • Floods in Gujarat, people stranded on roads 30-08-2011 08:42 AM

    New Delhi: As monsoon fury continues across India, the latest to be hit is Gujarat. Incessant rains have caused floods in parts of Navsari, crippling normal life. The floods have cut off roads, bridges and inundated vast areas. The residential areas of Surat have also been flooded after the Tapi...