MUMBAI: A dramatic footage of a family, sitting atop a car submerged underwater, being rescued with rope by locals has emerged from Navi Mumbai's Taloja area.
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In the footage, four members of a family are seen sitting on the roof of a vehicle which is completely submerged under flood water.
Few locals are seen trying to rescue the family to safety with the help of a rope.
According to reports, the women were first rescued, followed by the men.
The vehicle was caught in the rapidly flowing waters of a river canal.
Nearly half a dozen districts in North and Central Maharashtra received a good spell of showers today with authorities releasing water from the Gangapur dam into the Godavari river in Nashik. Parbhani, Ahmednagar, Nashik, Aurangabad and Nanded districts received bountiful rains.