Residents of low-lying areas woke up to flooded streets, underbridges and houses after heavy rain lashed the city in the wee hours of Friday. The heavy downpour and waterlogging in sevral areas of Nagpur.
As Ambazari Lake overflows, water has entered the houses of people in Corporation colony, Ambazari, Verma layout, Sudampuri. The NMC team has reached the spot and rescue operation has started to evacuate the people.
DCM Devendra Fadnavis is continuously monitoring the heavy rain situation in Nagpur. Fadnavis instructed the Nagpur Collector, Municipal Commissioner and CP to immediately activate multiple teams for rescuing people who are stuck at few places. NDRF and SDRF teams are also being deployed.
There has been incessant rainfall due to which the Ambazari lake is overflowing. The low lying area around it is affected more due to this. Others parts of the city too are affected.