Traffic too came to a crawl, with stranded motorists and broken-down vehicles, becoming a common sight across the city. The fire department used boats to rescue people who were stranded in the rain waters.
Many lakes breached their bund and overflew into nearby areas. Madiwala lake has flooded parts of BTM layout. Many roads leading to Electronic city have come under water.
In a span of four days, the IT city has recorded over 135 mm of rainfall, which happens to be about 30 mm more than its monthly rainfall in July. However, rainfall intensity and spread both have been more during the last 24 hours with a whopping 41.8 mm of rainfall.Important phone numbers:
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