Mumbai: Heavy rains accompanied with thunderstorm and lightning lashed several parts of Mumbai on Thursday evening. A major impact of the rains was seen in Navi Mumbai, Central Mumbai and South Mumbai. Waterlogging was reported from several areas including Nepean Sea Road and Lower Parel. Many regions are also witnessing power cuts due to the rains.
The Regional Meteorological Centre has predicted light to moderate rain or thundershower in city and suburbs for the next 48 hours.
Mumbaikars took to Twitter to report about traffic jams, waterlogging and also to rejoice the return of rains in the maximum city. For some, the rains were similar to the onset of monsoon while others felt relieved with the change in weather.
Apart from Mumbai, rains were also witnessed in neighbouring city of Pune.