September 20, 2020 01:05 (IST)
Follow us:
facebook-white sharing button
twitter-white sharing button
instagram-white sharing button
youtube-white sharing button
TMC hits out at Narendra Modi government for holding UGC NET during Durga Puja | IPL 2020: CSK win toss, elect to bowl first | IPL 2020 begins today with CSK-MI clash | Karnataka drug scandal: Santosh, Akul, Yuvraj appear before CCB | Kashmir: Suspected militants snatch rifle from bank guard in Pulwama
Heavy rains disrupt normal life in Puducherry
Image Credit: Pixabay

Heavy rains disrupt normal life in Puducherry

India Blooms News Service | @indiablooms | 30 Nov 2019, 07:14 am

Puducherry/UNI: Incessent heavy rain lashed Puducherry and its suburbs since Friday night disrupting normal life in this Union Territory.

As the North-East Monsoon became vigorous, Puducherry was experiencing rainfall since the last one week. However, it was only during night time. There was only occasional drizzling during the day time.

But  since, last night, heavy rain lashed Puducherry inundating low lying areas and flooding roads causing traffic blocks.

Six girl students of the Kannagi Government High school were injured yesterday afternoon as a branch of a Neem tree under which they were sitting broke and fell over them.They were treated at the Villianur primary health centre.

Ten meter long compound wall of the Indira Gandhi Sports Complex at Ouppalam collapsed under the impact of the rain early on Saturday. Rain water also flooded the sports ground.

Being Saturday, it is a holiday for all schools here. However, all colleges are open and the students are having a tough time to reach their colleges.

The main lakes in Puducherry are fast filling up due to heavy rain.