Mumbai schools & colleges to remain closed today due to heavy rains
Due to heavy and continuous rains in Mumbai on Tuesday, the government of Maharashtra ordered all schools and colleges in the city to remain closed today.
Several parts of the city and local train services were badly affected due to heavy water-logging and high tide.
The weather department has released an alert saying that more heavy showers are expected in next 24 hours.
Mumbai police has also advised the people to check their route before going out. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has requested people to take all the required steps to stay safe.
The BMC helpline number for emergencies - 1916, Mumbai Police - 100, CR Control Room: 022-22620173 and WR Control Room: 022-23094064, 20370564.