Heavy rains lash Mumbai like hell hath no fury. Seems like nature is really angry! Traffic to a standstill, trains either delayed or canceled, people are stranded at water logged locations like lost cattle. The BMC has failed again. Does it have to be really this bad whenever heavy rains make an appearance in Mumbai leaving it marooned?
CM Fadnavis ordered offices to leave staff early due to such drastic weather. Three teams of NDRF stationed in Mumbai are put on high alert and two additional teams have been moved from Pune to Mumbai.
BMC claims that the situation is under control.The civic authorities say that 136 pumps and 6 pumping stations are fully functional. BMC also appealed to people to stay indoors.
But these pictures from Mumbai shows you the reality