Heavy rain lashes Bengaluru city, fishermen advised not to venture into sea
Heavy rains lashed many parts of coastal and south Karnataka, as the southwest monsoon intensified and advanced across the state.
Rainfall occurred at a few places in the northern districts of the state, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) in a statement here.
Heavy rainfall in Bengaluru
The Met department has forecast that thunderstorms accompanied by lightning with light-to-moderate spells of rain and gusty winds speed reaching 30-40 kmph were likely to affect Dakshina Kannada, Uttara Kannada, Kodagu, Belagavi, Dharwad, Chamarajanagara, Ramangara, Bengaluru Urban and Rural, Ballari, Chitradurga and Chikkaballapura districts.