The state government has declared July 2 as a public holiday for Mumbai.
A wall collapsed on shanties in Mumbai killing at least 13 people.
People are advised to stay indoors unless there is any emergency, said Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis today.
It’s not an easy Tuesday for India’s financial capital Mumbai. A wall collapsed on shanties in Mumbai killing at least 13 people. Another seven perished in a wall collapse in the neighboring city of Pune, after heavy rain washed out the city, risking thousands of life with a flood-like situation. The rescue work is still on-going, said an official.
In the wake of the incessant rainfall, the state government has declared July 2 as a public holiday for Mumbai.Mumbai is currently witnessing its second highest rain in 44 years.
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