Monsoon rain breaks 15-year record in Mumbai

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Mumbai: Heavy monsoon rains have broken a 15-year record in the Indian city of Mumbai.

According to Indian media, heavy rains in different parts of Mumbai on Monday night developed an urban flooding situation in the city, which made the roads look like ponds.

The media reported that 198 mm of rain was recorded in Mumbai in just 4 hours, which is the highest rainfall since 2005.

The rains have disrupted life in Mumbai, disrupting local trains and closing all offices except the emergency services.

A red alert has been issued for today and tomorrow due to torrential rains in the city.

A mother and two children were swept away when their house collapsed due to rain. However, police and rescue workers responded in a timely manner and rescued the three.