An alert of "very heavy" rainfall in Mumbai has been issued by the Indian Meteorological Department`s (IMD) regional centre here on Tuesday, with the rains expected to intensify in the next 24 hours.
Heavy monsoon showers since yesterday night hit normal life in the western metropolis of Mumbai on Friday.
MNS activists on Tuesday allegedly held BMC officials and engineers captive at their office.
The India Meteorological Department has warned that heavy to very heavy rains will hit Mumbai and coastal Konkan over the next 72 hours.
Monsoon has got off to a great start in entire Maharashtra this year, bringing cheers to farmers as well as politicians in view of the Lok Sabha elections due in the first half of the next year.
Even as Mumbai is yet to return to normalcy, incessant rains have wrecked havoc in Thane district, cutting of several areas, leaving over 10,000 people marooned.
If Bipasha Basu enjoyed a hot cup of tea, Anupam Kher went down memory lane and Ashish Chaudhary loved the sight of raindrops. Bollywood celebrities are soaking in the joys of Mumbai rains.
As per the IMD, Delhi & rest of North India will receive pre-monsoon showers beginning Wednesday with the actual monsoon arriving by end of the week.
After playing hide-and-seek for over two weeks, monsoon made its presence felt in Mumbai on Thursday morning.
Heavy rains played havoc at Mumbai airport on Saturday, forcing suspension and diversion of many
Heavy rains that lashed the city today after a long lull set some of the Bollywood personalities complaining though few of them appeared to enjoy it.
Heavy rains lashed several parts of Delhi and Mumbai leading to waterlogging and huge traffic snarls.
Sonam Kapoor can`t think of anything but street food ever since monsoon hit Mumbai. She is quite a foodie and likes to gorge on delicacies whenever she shoots abroad.
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