Mumbai: Some parts of Mumbai were flooded after heavy rain throughout the night due to cyclonic storm ‘Maha’ created hindrance in the smooth movement of the traffic, though the airport and train operations were not affected.
The cyclonic storm Maha that formed over north-east Arabian Sea moved towards the east and north-east with wind speeds up to 12 kmph.
Heavy rain has been reported at Borivali, Kandivali and Malad in the financial capital. The rain intensified in the early morning hours today.
Fishermen have been asked not to go out to the sea along the north Maharashtra coast. The cyclone ‘Maha’ fizzled out into the Arabian Sea as a “depression” without making a landfall in Gujarat , the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on Thursday, according to news agency Press trust of India