Heavy rains results in collapsed trees in Telangana

Published: Jun 25, 2019, 15:28 IST | mid-day online desk

The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) staff began clearing roads that were blocked by these trees on Tuesday morning

Heavy rains results in collapsed trees in Telangana
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Hyderabad: The heavy rains in Telangana have resulted in several tree barks to break and collapse, bringing ongoing commuters in vehicles on a standstill on Tuesday. The Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) staff began clearing roads that were blocked by these trees on Tuesday morning.

Skymet's weather report stated, "Rainfall activities are to continuously increase for the next three days over the entire state including its capital city Hyderabad." The increased rainfall activities also mark the arrival of Southwest Monsoon. Weather forecast for today shows light to moderate rain and thundershowers are very like to occur at few places in Telangana. The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) states that heavy rain is very likely to occur at isolated places over Telangana on Wednesday.

Also, in what can be stated as good news for Mumbaikars, the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has declared the onset of monsoons over Mumbai today covering entire Maharashtra. It is time to be prepared for Mumbai rains as the monsoons have entered the city. As per earlier forecast by the IMD, the onset of monsoons was expected within 48 hours from Sunday. On Tuesday, the IMD had declared the monsoon onset over Mumbai. Director of IMD Mumbai Krishnanand Hosalikar, tweeted, "Monsoon onset declared in Mumbai today covering entire Maharashtra."


With inputs from ANI

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