Heavy rains lashed several parts of the national capital on Sunday, leading to excessive waterlogging and traffic snarls on major intersections in the city. Also Read - Uttar Pradesh Latest News: 19-year-old's Body Found Dumped in Bushes in Noida's Sector 32, Probe Underway
Heavy rainfall lashed the national capital, along with nearby areas of Noida, Greater Noida, Ghaziabad, Gurugram and Faridabad. Also Read - Mission Shakti: Noida Police Asks Public to Identify 'Dark Spots' in The City to Ensure Women Safety
According to Delhi Traffic Police, heavy waterlogging has been reported at South Avenue, Okhla sabzi mandi area, Bihari Colony railway bridge and under Modi Mill flyover. Also Read - Noida: Decomposed Body of 10-year-old Boy Found at Construction Site Days After he Went Missing
Yesterday, streets were waterlogged near the Civic Centre at Minto Road and also in the Civil Lines area and the Azad market area where many cars were seen half-submerged in water.
Thirty people were rescued after a bus got stuck in waterlogged Ring road near Hanuman Mandir in Yamuna Bazar.
“Waterlogging was reported at Iron Bridge Loni Road, Khajuri Chowk Wazirabad Road, Bhajan Pura Main Market Wazirabad Road, R/A Loni, Apsara Border, Yamuna Marg, IP College MGM Road Ring Road, Under IP Flyover Vikas Marg, Chatta Rail Lothian Road,” a Delhi Traffic Police official said.
“Roads submerged following the rainfall included those under Modi Mill Flyover, Rao Tula Ram T-Point on the way to the Indira Gandhi International Airport, Rajghat, Janpath, the Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, to Lajpat Nagar market on Ring Road, Inderprastha Marg near the Delhi Police headquarters, Rajendra Prasad Road, GT Karnal Road, Minto Road and others,” he added.