Heavy showers in parts of the national capital on Monday afternoon brought much-needed respite from the sultry weather conditions prevailing over the past few days. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast that Delhi is likely to get only light or very light rain over the coming week.
Rainfall caused waterlogging and traffic jams in Mumbai on Tuesday even as extremely heavy rainfall is predicted for Palghar and Raighad till Thursday. With overnight heavy rainfall, several low-lying areas in Mumbai— Sion, SV Road between Bandra and Andheri, Milan and Andheri subway were inundated. Following the flooding, BEST buses were diverted from Sion, while the Andheri subway was shut for pedestrians and vehicular traffic till the afternoon.