National Desk: Rain continues in many parts of the country. The Southwest Monsoon has also advanced into the rest of the Northwest Bay of Bengal. Today, heavy rain is expected in Goa and Mumbai, due to which the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a red alert.
There is no possibility of heat
wave in five days, according to IMD, there is no possibility of heat wave in the next five days. The IMD said that most parts of West Rajasthan and some places in Haryana, Chandigarh, Delhi and some remote areas of East Rajasthan, Punjab, West Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat recorded temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius.
Rain continues in Mumbai for the last few days
Mumbai received heavy rains till Saturday morning but during this time there was no report of massive water logging in the city and buses along with local trains plying on their schedule. A Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) official said that in the last 24 hours till 8 am on Saturday, Mumbai recorded an average of 79.66 mm of rain, while the western and eastern suburbs recorded 92.68 mm and 89.30 mm of rain, respectively.
Red alert issued in many areas of
Mumbai IMD has issued 'Orange Alert' in Mumbai for Saturday and 'Red Alert' for Sunday. The Meteorological Department had earlier forecast "heavy to very heavy rainfall" at some places in Mumbai and Thane districts. Following the IMD's warning, the BMC also forecast "extremely heavy rain" in the next two days. In view of this, a "high alert" has been issued to the concerned agencies.