A low-pressure system has formed over West Bengal-Odisha and with the movement of this system towards central India, an increase in rainfall activity over Maharashtra is most likely.
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Dr Rajesh Chavan of the health department of the VVMC said over 4,000 people have been administered with prophylactic medicines to prevent infections.
The weather department has forecast that the city is likely to receive heavy rain at isolated places on Tuesday and light to moderate rain from Wednesday.
On July 10, Vasai had recorded the state’s highest rainfall (299 m), leading to heavy waterlogging and crippling the satellite townships of Vasai, Virar and Nallasopara for almost five days.
While the Railways has already started inspecting the bridges after the incident, a detailed audit will begin from Friday.
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A torrential downpour over the past three days has left the satellite townships of Vasai, Virar and Nallasopara – located around 50 km off Mumbai – flooded and residents marooned.
By Wednesday, the IMD centre at Santacruz had recorded 868.9 mm over the first 11 days of July, already higher than the 840.7 mm average for the entire month over the last 30 years.
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After more than 600 mm of rain over the weekend, nearly 1,500 passengers on stalled long-distance trains and nearly 400 residents of low-lying salt pan lands in Manikpur had to be rescued on boats by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF).
A staff member said that every monsoon, the entire police station gets flooded with water above 1 feet entering all the cabins.
On Tuesday, waterlogging reported from 25 spots prompted traffic diversions across the city. Roads were clogged with vehicles on Hindmata junction, Bharatmata and S V Road.