Mumbai rain: Only emergency services to remain functional
Updated: July 02, 2019 10:32 IST
Most parts of Mumbai remained flooded on Tuesday morning after the city received heavy rainfall on Monday.
The Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai (MCGM) has declared a holiday for schools and colleges as a precautionary measure.
Due to very heavy rainfall, Central Railway Suburban Services will run only in following sections till further notice:
CSMT-Bandra on harbour line;
Vashi-Panvel on harbour line;
Thane-Vashi-Panvel on trans-harbour line;
4th corridor to Kharkopar;
Thane-Kasara/Karjat/Khopoli on main line
The Mumbai airport, which was almost closed for over an hour last night, commenced operations on the secondary runway.
Fifty-four flights have been diverted to different airports, said airport officials.