Mumbai: It has been raining intermittently since this morning in Mumbai, due to which water has started filling in many low-lying areas. Roads in Andheri, Kurla, Hindmata, Sion, and Chembur are flooded.
Andheri subway and Malad subway have to be closed due to water. The rain also affected the movement of local trains. Local service on Harbor line between CST and Mankhurd has come to a standstill. Due to rain in Shastrinagar, Goregaon, the colony has been flooded till the waist. Several vehicles have sunk.
Local is running late between Vidyavihar-Kurla. Local is also 20-25 minutes late on Trans Harbor line. The Meteorological Department has warned of heavy rain today, with heavy rain at some places.
Due to heavy rains, Mithi river is flowing above the danger mark in Mumbai. In view of the threat of flood, about 1200 people living near the river have been shifted to BMC school.
Entire road of Sion Gandhi Market has gone under water, vehicles are stopping. The road leading from Sion Gandhi Market towards Kurla has been blocked by traffic till Dadar, Sion station is flooded with water everywhere.
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