Bangalore Highlights: Heavy rain on Monday night led to waterlogging on the roads leading to Bengaluru International Airport where cabs and private vehicles, including buses on their way to the airport, were left stranded while 11 departing flights were delayed due to the adverse weather conditions till 10 pm.
A man was killed due to a short circuit in a house that was flooded after heavy rains in Konappana Agrahara, said Bengaluru west police on Tuesday. Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Bengaluru West Division, Sanjeev M Patil, said that there were two people in the house and the other person managed to escape unhurt.
The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a yellow alert (64.5 mm to 115.5 mm of rain) for Bengaluru with the forecast indicating the city is likely to witness heavy rains over the next few days. IMD also predicted heavy rains in several other parts of the state in the next few days.