Incessant rain causes waterlogging in many parts of Delhi-NCR

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Incessant rain causes waterlogging in many parts of Delhi-NCR

Incessant rain causes waterlogging in many parts of Delhi-NCR

Incessant rain causes waterlogging in many parts of Delhi-NCR

New Delhi: On Wednesday morning, heavy rain lashed various parts of Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR).

India Meteorological Department (IMD) shared a tweet with caption, “Thunderstorm with moderate to heavy intensity rain would continue to occur over and adjoining areas of most places of Delhi (Lodhi road, IGI airport), NCR (Gurugram, Manesar, Faridabad, Noida, Greater Noida, Indirapuram, Loni Dehat, Hindon AF, Ghaziabad).”

The spots which may see high rainfall later in the day incorporate Lodhi Road and the region encompassing the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) airport terminal in Delhi, and spots of NCR including Gurugram, Ghaziabad, and Noida.

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Delhi has been encountering heavy rainfall throughout the span of this current week, as streets in the public capital were overflowed once more on Wednesday following a comparable spell a day earlier when morning rain stopped the city, with commuters battling as key stretches were immersed.

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The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued an orange alert for the national capital owing to the heavy rainfall. The city gauged 112.1 mm rainfall in the past 24 hours.

ANI shared a tweet, "Delhi: Waterlogging reported in Munirka following rainfall today morning.  India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an orange alert for the national capital and predicted 'moderate rain/thundershowers with the possibility of heavy rain at isolated places' today.  https://t.co/0UqBUwao7f.”

Delhi Police shared a traffic alert and informed that water logging was observed near Lajpat Nagar Metro Station, Lala Lajpat Rai Marg, Moolchand Bus stand, Aurvindo Marg near AIIMS flyover, near Jangpura metro, from AIIMS to Moolchand and Ring Road near Moolchand redlight.

More rainfall is possible in Delhi during the day. Precipitation stays on the figure in the national capital from September 1 to September 4.

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