15 Dramatic Images Of The Mumbai Rains That Paralyzed The City Today.

15 Dramatic Images Of The Mumbai Rains That Paralyzed The City Today.

In the city that never sleeps, its ironical that the rains have forced the Mumbaikars to remain in the vicinity of their homes today. Schools shut, Colleges shut, flights delayed and even the local railways were shut down. Several office going people were stuck at home due to the torrential rains of Mumbai on the 19th June 2015.

Here are 10 dramatic images of the Mumbai Rains that put the city on pause today.

 

1. Tracks near the Dadar Railway Station are heavily water-logged and offer a picturesque scene for the masses.

15 Dramatic Images Of The Mumbai Rains That Paralyzed The City Today.Source: Ndtv

2. Dahisar Subway is swamped with water.

The suburbs saw 20.9 mm (eastern suburbs) and 41.9 mm (western suburbs) of rainfall.

A flooded Dahisar subwaySource: Midday

3. Parel Station looks like a built-in Lake.

Parel StationSource:

4. The Matunga Train Station is flooded with water too.

Matunga Road railway station-mumbai rainsSource:

5. A total of 19 Trees got uprooted across the city, of which 1 of them fell on a moving bus and staggered the traffic some more.

Sri Shanmukhananda Chandrasekarendra Saraswathi Auditorium in Sion (E)
Heavy water-logged street near Sri Shanmukhananda Chandrasekarendra Saraswathi Auditorium in Sion (E)

Source: Ndtv

6. This Superman was seen battling all odds to reach his destination and presented quite a show to the public.

Flooded road at Mahim-Mumbai RainsSource:

7. The level of water near Hindmata Cinema in Lower Parel is high enough to even drown down cars.

Water-logging near Hindmata Cinema in Lower Parel-Mumbai Rains PicturesSource:

8. The Western Express Highway was stuck in a traffic jam for hours.

Western Express HighwaySource:

9. Even housing societies in Sion were heavily clogged with rising water level.

Heavy water-logging at a housing society in SionSource:

10. Next Philips in the making.

kids playing in waterSource:

11. The Transport conveyance has been shut down completely

Water everywhere-Mumbairains Source: mumbaikarwala

12. Kids climbing on buses to save themselves.

Mumbai Rains imagesSource: mumbaikarwala

13. A Cab drowning near Matunga Police Station

Matunga Police StationSource: mumbaikarwala

 

14. Boating at the railway station.

Mumbai Rains photos

Source: Hitiksha Narendra Bhatt

15. FYI: Stay Safe Mumbai. Go home!

Car DrowningSource:

 

If this heavy rain continues pouring down in torrents and also coincides with the rising tide, it could increase water-logging and lead to a flood-kinda situation in Mumbai. Beware, folks! Please stay safe.