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Monsoon information and updates: Heavy rain and water-logging in Rajkot

New Delhi:

Monsoon has been energetic in most components of India and surplus rainfall has been recorded within the nation, the India Meteorological Division (IMD) has stated. Mumbai and its neighbouring areas acquired average to heavy rain within the final 24 hours and intermittent intense showers are probably over the subsequent 24 hours. The Santacruz climate workplace reported 30 mm and the Colaba station recorded 13 mm of rainfall.

In line with the IMD, Mumbai metropolis has acquired 928 mm rainfall this monsoon season to this point, which is 26 per cent extra from regular common rainfall presently of the yr. It rained closely in Matheran hill station and neighbouring Raigad acquired 93 mm rainfall within the 24 hours. Thane climate workplace additionally recorded 74 mm rainfall, the IMD stated instructed information company PTI.

Whereas the depth of rainfall decreased barely in Maharashtra, heavy rain battered massive components of neighbouring Gujarat. Monsoon stays “vigorous” and heavy to very heavy rainfall is probably going in components of Gujarat within the subsequent three days and average rains in components of Maharashtra, stated the met workplace.

In Rajkot, cattle have been washed away in floods at a village close to Paddhari. 

As a result of heavy rainfall in Gujarat, a 30-year-old bridge over a river in Junagadh district collapsed yesterday. A workforce of the Nationwide Catastrophe Reduction Drive (NDRF) has been deployed at Khambhalia to deal with rain-related emergencies. Extreme water-logging has been reported in Dwarka.

In Madhya Pradesh, heavy rain and extreme water-logging has been reported in a number of areas. Indore, Ujjain, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Shahdol, Sagar, Rewa and Hoshangabad are more likely to obtain heavy rain, the IMD stated.

Monsoon coated your entire nation earlier than the scheduled date and to this point 12 per cent extra rainfall has been recorded. 

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