Mumbai: Heavy rains yesterday pummelled Mumbai and adjoining areas, disrupting rail, road and air services and threw normal life out of gear. The Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis advised citizens in a tweet last night to stay home unless there is an emergency. The city gauged a whopping 298 mm of rainfall, the highest in a day in August since 1997.
Teams of the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) are on alert.
"Urge the people of Mumbai and surrounding areas to stay safe and take all essential precautions in the wake of the heavy rain", the PM said.
For now, Navy divers and helicopters have been kept on stand by to meet any eventuality and as a precautionary measure schools and colleges will remain shut in Mumbai on Wednesday.
No overnight rain was reported but the Met office has said that while the city is likely to see less intense rain today, with the storm moving away, they expect heavy rain for at least 24 hours more.
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