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Torrential rains wreak havoc in Maharashtra; Red alert in 4 districts, “Yellow Alert” issued in Delhi

By Ruchi Upadhyay 
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Mumbai: Torrential wreaks havoc in Maharashtra. Red alert issued in four district of Maharashtra. Heavy rain is happening in many parts with thunder. According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), active monsoon conditions will prevail over central India, west coast and northwest India during the next five days. The IMD in its weather bulletin has predicted heavy rains in Gujarat, Konkan and Goa, Madhya Maharashtra, Marathwada and southern states during the next few days.

Also Read :- IMD: Yellow alert sounded in Odisha, many states will receive thunderstorm clouds. View full forecast

3,500 taken to safety across Maharashtra
Over 3,500 people have been shifted to safer places from flood-prone and vulnerable spots across Maharashtra, where several districts, including Mumbai, experienced heavy rain, said Chief Minister Eknath Shinde.
During the next 5 days, there is a possibility of heavy rain and thundershowers in Gujarat, Konkan and Goa, Madhya Maharashtra, Marathwada, Telangana, Coastal Karnataka, Kerala and Mahe, Madhya Pradesh, Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh and Odisha.

The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has issued a warning of heavy rain in Maharashtra for the next 4 days on Tuesday. Many districts of Maharashtra including Mumbai are in bad condition due to heavy rains. Waterlogging is being given everywhere. State Chief Minister Eknath Shinde has issued guidelines to the officials regarding heavy rains and floods. NDRF teams have been deployed in the Konkan region.

A red weather alert has been issued in many districts of Maharashtra. The districts where there is a red alert are Raigad, Satara, Ratnagiri, and

District under Orange alert
Orange alert has also been issued along with red alert in many districts of Maharashtra. Orange alert has been issued in Palghar, Thane, Nashik, Pune and Sindhudurg. There is a possibility of heavy rain in the Ghat region of Pune and Nashik in the next few days. At the same time, the Panchganga river is flowing above the danger mark. NDRF teams have been deployed here. Rail and road traffic is affected at many places.

Also Read :- Rain wreaks havoc in Kinnaur, Uttarakhand; "Red alert" issued for Maharashtra, Odisha | View full forecast here

Heavy rain in Gujarat
There is a possibility of heavy rain in Gujarat also for the next few days. According to the Indian Meteorological Department, there may be heavy rain in Gujarat between July 6 and 9. There is a possibility of rain in Saurashtra and Kutch on July 5 to 8 and parts of Madhya Maharashtra on July 9. Orange alert has been issued for rain in Navsari, Surat, Valsad in Gujarat. Porbandar,

Heavy rain likely in Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh
Apart from this, heavy rain has been predicted in the coastal areas of Karnataka from July 5 to 6. There is a possibility of rain in many parts of Kerala as well. In view of the possibility of rain in Madhya Pradesh, an orange and yellow alert has been issued. There is a possibility of good rain in about 15 districts. Along with this, rain is expected in Chhattisgarh between July 7 and 8 and in Odisha between July 5 and 9. Heavy rain has been predicted in Telangana on July 8 and 9.

Delhi/NCR under Yellow alert
With the onset of monsoon in Delhi on June 30, the rainy season continues. The Meteorological Department says that the rains will continue in Delhi-NCR for the next few days. The Meteorological Department has issued an orange alert for Wednesday in Delhi. During this, there is a possibility of moderate to heavy rain.

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