The civic body has appealed to Mumbaikars not to venture into waterlogged areas, steer clear of gutters, sewerage lines, and debris lying strewn on the streets.

Several elements of Mumbai had been waterlogged on Friday morning after the town obtained in a single day rains.

On Friday morning, social media was abuzz with visuals of waterlogging at King’s Circle, Hindmata, Parel, and elements of Dadar.

Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) authorities additionally said that waterlogging was reported at Bhulabhai Desai Road in Breach Candy, Worli Naka, Hindmata, Dhobi Ghat in Cuffe Parade, close to Byculla police station and Chira Bazaar in Marine Lines.

The BMC issued a set of dos and don’ts for the general public, urging them to not stand or park their autos underneath a tree that’s liable to be uprooted as a consequence of heavy rains.

The civic physique has appealed to Mumbaikars to not enterprise into waterlogged areas, keep away from gutters, sewerage strains, and particles mendacity strewn on the streets.

Mumbaikars have been suggested to maintain an in depth tab on the monsoon-related updates, guarantee their cellphones have enough cost, retailer important medicines at their houses, and eat home-cooked meals.

The BMC issued a nowcast warning at round 10.30am on Friday, stating incessant rains would lash Mumbai till 1 pm.

Earlier, India Meteorological Department (IMD) authorities had issued an orange alert — heavy to very heavy rainfall – for Friday and Saturday.

However, the depth is more likely to reduce on Sunday, the climate bureau added.

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