Rain triggers waterlogging in Chennai; northeast monsoon commences

Video Credit: HT Digital Content
Published on October 29, 2020 - Duration: 01:22s

Rain triggers waterlogging in Chennai; northeast monsoon commences

Rainfall lashed several parts of Tamil Nadu’s Chennai.

Many areas in the city witnessed severe waterlogging.

India Meteorological Department (IMD) informed that the southwest monsoon finally withdrew from the entire country.

With this the northeast monsoon, a phenomenon that brings rainfall over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, parts of Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka and Kerala during October to December, commenced.

"Under its influence, scattered rainfall with moderate thunderstorm and lightning (is) very likely over Kerala, Mahe, Tamil Nadu and Puducherry during the next five days with isolated heavy rainfall over south Tamil Nadu during the next two days and over south Kerala during the next 24 hours," the IMD said.

Dry weather is expected over the rest of the country during the next four to five days.

Watch the full video for more.

You are here

💡 newsR Knowledge: Other News Mentions


Metropolis in Tamil Nadu, India
Chennai airport will remain shut from Wednesday, 7 pm to Thursday, 7 am as Cyclone Nivar approaches the Tamil Nadu coast.
Credit: DNA - Published 6 hours ago


State in southern India
The CPM-led LDF government in Kerala on Tuesday decided to bring out an ordinance to withdraw the controversial amendment to the Kerala Police Act. A special..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 day ago

Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 2 days ago

Following widespread condemnation from civil society and the media, as well as constituencies traditionally associated with the Left, the LDF government on..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 2 days ago


State in southern India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has indicated that the Covid-19 vaccine was likely to be ready soon and has asked states to prepare for its quick and effective..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 1 day ago

The scenario of COVID-19 in the state shall be reviewed in the last week of December to consider the reopening of schools at an appropriate time
Credit: DNA - Published 2 days ago

Andhra Pradesh

State in southern India
The Supreme Court on Wednesday vacated the the Andhra Pradesh high court order gagging media from reporting about an FIR registered by police in Amaravati land..
Credit: IndiaTimes - Published 12 hours ago

Related videos from verified sources

Incessant rainfall triggers severe waterlogging in Chennai 01:34
Video credit: ANI - Published on October 29, 2020 

You might like