CHENNAI: Sharp showers ongoing to lash a lot of parts of the state, such as Chennai, resulting in water-logging in many locations and forcing closure of faculties in the city even as the climate place of work forecast a lot more rains.
Authorities declared a holiday getaway for colleges these days in Chennai, which witnessed heavy downpour in the morning, following spells of rain yesterday.
Several lower-lying regions and roadways ended up inundated and business office-goers experienced a challenging time reaching their location.
Traffic in some areas, like the occupied Velachery region, moved at a gradual speed subsequent inundation.
In several regions, motorists and pedestrians were noticed meticulously negotiating potholes on the roadways, many of which experienced been destroyed due to the monsoon fury.
The weather conditions office said a reduced stress spot would type in the southeast Bay of Bengal for the duration of the up coming 24 hrs commencing 0830 hrs, warning of more rain in different elements of the state.
“Moderate to relatively large rain would arise at numerous locations over all the districts of Coastal Tamil Nadu and Puduchery,” it said.
Rain also continued to lash numerous other areas of the condition which includes Tiruchirappalli, Nagapattinam, Thanjavur and Tiruvarur.
A report from Erode mentioned vegetable wholesale traders and retail dealers ended up influenced as they could not transportation the produce from villages to city locations.
Inspite of the rain, instructional institutions remained open up in Erode district and parents had been witnessed escorting their young children in water-logged places.