Thursday, May 28, 2020
News

Heavy rain leads to waterlogging, traffic snarls in Chennai

   SocialTwist Tell-a-Friend    Print this Page   COMMENT

Chennai(Tamil Nadu) [India] | November 3, 2017 12:01:13 AM IST
Heavy rain lashed several parts of Chennai on Thursday night leading to waterlogging and traffic jams in many areas.

Chennai has been witnessing isolated rains for the past few days.

Continuous rainfall has disrupted lives of people, with authorities being forced to shut schools and colleges.

Rainwater has accumulated at several areas on the outskirts of Chennai, while residents have to struggle through knee-deep water outside their homes

According to Skymet weather, more rainfall is expected over entire Tamil Nadu along with Chennai in the coming 24 hours.

The Tamil Nadu Meteorological Department earlier warned of heavy rainfall at a few places in the state in the next 24 hours.

"In 24 hours, heavy rainfall is expected in few places in north coastal region, while heavy to very heavy rainfall in south coastal region," said MeT official S Balachandran.

The department asserted that widespread rainfall is also expected over coastal region in the coming 24 hours.

"Fairly widespread rain of moderate intensity over interior region," stated the MeT Tamil Nadu.(ANI)

 
  LATEST COMMENTS (0)
POST YOUR COMMENT
Comments Not Available
 
POST YOUR COMMENT
 
 
TRENDING TOPICS
 
 
CITY NEWS
MORE CITIES
 
 
INDIA WORLD ASIA
Daati Maharaj arrested for lockdown viol...
Telangana CM to unveil Kondapochamma Sag...
Ensure better facilities in institutiona...
SC seeks response from Centre, Assam on ...
SC on in-flight middle seat: Let interim...
N-R headquarters sealed after staffer te...
More...    
 
 Top Stories
Short film ‘Kacche Din’ highlig... 
Shashaa Tirupati multi-tasks to com... 
Beach volleyball player Lupo opens ... 
Trump threatens Twitter with 'big a... 
Focus on Noida Sec 17 as 4 corona c... 
'Labyrinth' sequel to be directed b... 
162 more test positive, J&K COVID-1... 
Varun Sharma shares how he passes t...