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Delhi rains: Heavy downpour causes traffic snarls, waterlogging; IMD issues orange alert

Delhi rains: Delhi, Noida, Gurugram and other nearby regions to the national capital have declared holidays for schools today.

Poorva Joshi Edited By: Poorva Joshi @poorvajoshi1424 New Delhi Updated on: September 23, 2022 23:28 IST
Gurugram: Commuters wade through the waterlogged
Image Source : PTI Gurugram: Commuters wade through the waterlogged Delhi-Gurugram Expressway and its service road after rainfall, in Gurugram, Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022.

Delhi rains: Heavy rains lashed the national capital on Friday morning, continuing a streak of heavy downpours that haven't stopped since Wednesday (September 21). The India Meteorological Department issued an orange alert in the city and adjoining areas for today. Delhi, Noida, Gurugram and nearby regions to the national capital have declared holidays for schools today. In the wake of the heavy rainfall alert for tomorrow, all corporate and private institutions in the district are advised to guide employees to work from home so that traffic congestion can be avoided and repair work can be done. An incessant spell of light to moderate rain drenched Delhi for the second consecutive day on Thursday, leading to waterlogging in several areas and affecting traffic movement on key roads across the city. 

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  • 9:00 PM (IST) Posted by Hritika Mitra

    Delhi rains LIVE: Rain lashes parts of the national capital

  • 8:58 PM (IST) Posted by Hritika Mitra

    Delhi rains LIVE: Traffic snarls in various parts of Delhi

  • 1:35 PM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Delhi rains LIVE: Waterlogging after rains leads to traffic jams

    Many areas in Delhi witnessed traffic jams on Friday as continuous rainfall led to waterlogging at several key stretches. The Delhi Traffic Police issued an alert, asking commuters to plan their journey in view of the rainfall. "Waterlogging has been observed near Hanuman Setu on Shanti van to Hanuman Mandir Carriageway, Libaspur underpass, Maharani Bagh Taimur Nagar cut, CDR Chowk, Mehrauli towards Gurugram, Andheria Mode towards Vasant Kunj, under Nizamuddin bridge, Singhu Border near petrol pump, MB Road towards Sainik Farm carriageway," it tweeted, advising the commuters to avoid these stretches.

     

  • 1:14 PM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Delhi rains LIVE: Avoid these routes as rains lash national capital

  • 11:13 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Delhi rains LIVE: Waterlogging witnessed in Gurugram's Narsinghpur

  • 10:40 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Delhi rains LIVE: Traffic snarls in the national capital after incessant showers

  • 9:31 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Delhi rains LIVE: IMD predicts more rains for today in adjoining areas of national capital

  • 9:28 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Delhi rains LIVE: Downpour continues, leading to waterlogging and affecting traffic

    Rains continued to lash parts of Delhi, leading to waterlogging and affecting traffic movement in several areas of the city. The national capital has been witnessing an incessant spell of light to moderate rain for the past two days. The weather department has predicted more rains on Friday.

  • 8:46 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Delhi rains LIVE: Severe waterlogging witnessed in several parts of Gurugram

  • 8:00 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Delhi rains LIVE: Visuals from Feroz Shah Road

  • 7:07 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Delhi rains LIVE: Fresh cloud approaching city, more showers likely

  • 7:06 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Delhi rains LIVE: Gurugram corporates advised to give work from home to their employees

    Owing to heavy rains, schools up to class 8th have also been closed in Gurugram, and authorities have advised corporates to grant work from home to their employees, so they can avoid floods and waterlogged roads on their way to work.

  • 7:03 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

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  • 7:02 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Delhi rains LIVE: IMD issues orange alert in Delhi, adjoining areas

    Continuous downpour has been lashing parts of Delhi and its adjoining areas like Noida, Gurugram, and others. Hence, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued an orange alert in these areas for today. 

  • 7:01 AM (IST) Posted by Poorva Joshi

    Delhi rains LIVE: Schools for classes 1 to 8 closed in Noida

    Schools in Gautam Buddh Nagar from classes 1 to 8 will remain closed today in wake of heavy rainfall.  Noida DM Suhas Lalinakere Yathiraj in an order said, "In the wake of heavy rainfall in Noida, schools, from classes 1 to 8, will remain closed on September 23." 

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