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Delhi: Heavy Rains Lash National Capital, Waterlogging & Traffic Causes Trouble

ANANYA BHATNAGAR | 0
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| September 1 , 2018 , 12:05 IST

Heavy rain and thundershowers lashed several parts of Delhi NCR on Saturday

 

The change in weather, on one hand, brought relief from the heat and brought down the temperature but on the other hand, waterlogging and traffic that slowed down the speed of the national capital.

 

The Delhi traffic police tweeted alerts about flooding on some roads in the city, and asked people to avoid taking those routes. Power supply was also affected in some areas because of the downpour

 

Slow-moving traffic was reported from key roads in central Delhi. "Traffic movement is closed on Bhairon Road(both carriageways) due to waterlogging," Delhi Traffic Police tweeted.

Waterlogging was also reported in Old Delhi's Chandni Chowk.

 

 

Waterlogging was rep orted from Moti Lal Nehru Marg North Side, Vijay Chowk Laxmi Nagar Metro Station, Yamuna Bridge Wazirabad & Anand Parvat.

v Water logging was als reported under Modi Mill Flyover, RTR T-Point near Shani Mandir Airport Road, Barapullah Flyover towards Railway Line, Rajghat towards Shanti Van Ring Road, Janpath towards Moti Lal Nehru Marg, Bahadur Shah Jafar Marg