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Heavy Rains Lash Delhi, Water Logging in Some Areas

Rains lash components of Delhi. (Image: ANI)

According to a meteorological division official, the minimal temperature within the metropolis settled at 9.9 levels Celsius, whereas the utmost settled at 15.eight levels Celsius.

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  • Last Updated: January 03, 2021, 20:23 IST
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Heavy rains lashed throughout the nationwide capital on Sunday resulting in water logging in some components of the town. According to a meteorological division official, the minimal temperature within the metropolis settled at 9.9 levels Celsius, whereas the utmost settled at 15.eight levels Celsius.

The humidity oscillated between 100 and 82 per cent. The Safdarjung observatory, which supplies official figures for the town, recorded 14.eight mm rainfall at 5.30 pm, whereas the Palam climate station recorded 5.three mm and Lodhi Road recorded 18.6 mm rainfall.

The MeT division has forecast cloudy sky, mild to reasonable rain or thunderstorm accompanied with gusty winds 20-30 kmph on Monday. It additionally predicted risk of hailstorm at remoted locations. The most and minimal temperatures could be at 18 levels and 10 levels Celsius, respectively, on Monday, it stated.

Heavy rains led to water logging in Pul Prahladpur Underpass, Vasant Kunj and Swami Nagar. According to an official from Delhi Fire Service, two males trapped inside a truck as a result of water logging at Pul Prahladpur underpass have been rescued by their staff after they acquired a name for help.

Taking to Twitter, the Delhi Traffic Police alerted commuters about visitors congestion at Pul Prahladpur Underpass owing to water logging. “Traffic is affected at Pul Prahladpur Underpass due to waterlogging. Kindly avoid the stretch,” it tweeted.

A report by the South Delhi Municipal Corporation stated water logging occurred in components of Vasant Kunj, Swami Nagar and Masood Pur dairy the place heavy rains additionally led to falling of bushes.

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