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In PHOTOS: Wet, flooded Mumbai

Last updated on: July 8, 2011 20:46 IST

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Heavy rains continued to lash several parts of Mumbai for the second consecutive day on Friday, disrupting rail and air traffic, causing inconvenience to a lot of commuters.

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According to Met department, Colaba recorded 162.8 mm of rainfall and Santacruz received 116 mm of rainfall from 8.30 am on Thursday to 8.30 am Friday.

Train services on Central railways are running late by at least 15 minutes, while traffic on Western line is late by five-ten minutes, officials said.

Complaints of water logging were reported from areas like Vile Parle, Borivali, Kandivali, Malad, Andheri, Malad, Dharavi and few other areas.

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Image: Flooding at the Milan Subway in Santacruz is an annual feature during the monsoons
Photographs: Sahil Salvi
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Image: Vehicles cross a flooded intersection in Andheri

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Image: Local trains running on the Central Railway route were stopped at Sion

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Image: Another flooded subway in the suburbs

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Image: This unlucky car in Sion Koliwada bore the brunt of the heavy rainfall

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Image: People chose to get off the local train at Ghakopar rather than wait for the line to clear

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Image: A BEST bus makes its way through a flooded street at Sion

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Image: Parents escorting their kids to school stick to the sidewalk. Photo taken at Sion

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Image: Tracks were flooded at Sion on Central Railway

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Image: A residential area in waist-deep water

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Image: This unfortunate Sports Utility Vehicle could not escape the rain fury. Photo taken near SIES college, Sion

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