Mumbai / New Delhi: Throughout the heavy rains in Mumbai, entire life has become disrupted. According to information provided by the Meteorological Department, it has rained more than 150 mm in the last 24 hours. There is heavy rain warning from the department on Saturday also. People have been advised to stay in homes and not to be on the shore. In Vagani, the Mumbai-Kolhapur Mahalaxmi Express is trapped on the train track due to water coming out. About 2000 passengers were stranded in this. Maharashtra Government has taken the help of Air Force to evacuate people stranded in Mahalaxmi Express, Reiki is continuing with Chopper on the spot. Chopper is very difficult to get passengers out of the train. The NDRF team has also reached the spot.
Passengers were given water and biscuits
RPF and city police have reached the spot to relieve the stranded passengers. Water and biscuits have been given to the passengers by the team. Due to bad weather, flights besides rail traffic have also been affected. A total of 28 flights have been affected during this period. Of these, 11 flights have been canceled. 8 The last time the land was canceled after landing, the land was again returned. The same route 9 has been diverted.
Saturday too heavy rain
According to the Meteorological Department, in many areas of Mumbai too there is a possibility of heavy rains on Saturday. In the next 24 hours, there is a possibility of heavy rains in Mumbai's Thane and Navi Mumbai. During the next 4 hours, strong winds are expected to run at speeds of 50-60 km per hour in Thane, Raigad and Mumbai. Besides, due to strong monsoon streams, heavy rainfall is expected in North Konkan in next 48 hours.
Orange alert released in these areas
Mumbai-based Regional Meteorological Center released Orange Alert in Thane and Pune on Friday. According to the Center's forecast, the possibility of heavy rains in Thane and Raigad, including the capital Mumbai. Prior to this, a red alert has been issued for Palghar on July 26 and 28. Explain that for different conditions of monsoon different alerts are issued from Red to Orange. Among them are the Orange Alert officers to be ready to deal with the serious situation.
Instructions for people to be alert
According to an official of the department, people are vigilant because of the fear of heavy rains since July 27, because in such a situation the event of collapse of old structures or house wall can not be ruled out. Tell us that in the state of the past due to falling wall, many people were injured. Many people lost their lives in such an accident.