Mumbai, July 10: Heavy rains continued to splash the city and make life difficult for Mumbaikars on Tuesday morning as heavy to very heavy rainfall was reported from various areas of the city. Skymet Weather tweeted that more rainfall is expected and that Colaba, Santacruz, Mahim, Hindmata and other parts are expected to be submerged in water. As per latest updates, local trains are operating late on all the three lines. Check Mumbai rains live news and updates here.
Amid all this, what add to the woes of Mumbaikars and office goers is the status of Mumbai locals'. Here is the tweet by Central Railway about the status of trains running late:
Trains are running on Central Railway though with caution in some chronic sections such as Sion-Matunga due to very heavy rains. Trains are delayed in this section for 15-20 minutes... pic.twitter.com/9AgeEolOxB
— Central Railway (@Central_Railway) July 10, 2018
Amid the heavy rainfall and problems faced by Mumbaikars, food packets/snacks/water was provided to passengers of several long distance trains by good samaritans of Mumbai. Check out the tweet:
Arrangements are being made to provide food packets/snacks/water to passengers of several long distance trains that have been regulated at various stns at/beyond Virar due to very heavy water level on tracks at Nallasopara #WRUpdates pic.twitter.com/3XK8AK5oOn
— Western Railway (@WesternRly) July 10, 2018
Trains are running 15- 20 minutes late on all the three lines namely- Western, Central and Harbour. The worst hit station is Nallasopara as all train services have been suspended on the station due to railway tracks getting submerged in water.