New Delhi [India], Aug. 31 (ANI
): Heavy downpour
and thunderstorm lashed several parts of Delhi-NCR
on Wednesday morning.
After a week long hot weather and maximum temperature hovering over 29 degree Celsius to 33 degree Celsius, the fall in the temperature and rain brought relief to the residents.
However, heavy downpour led to water-logging and traffic jams which affected the transport networks in several areas of the capital. Gurugram
witnessed massive traffic jams which made the office goers angry. Commuters are having a harrowing time as vehicular traffic is crawling on roads.
According to the MeT department, thunderstorm
with moderate to heavy rain would occur over many places of northwest, south and southeast NCR and Delhi
including Bhiwani, Rohtak
, IGI Airport
, RK Puram
, Noida, Dadri
, Greater Noida
during the next two hours
Traffic snarls yesterday led to the cavalcade of U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry stuck on the road leading to the city from airport.
Meanwhile, splash of rainfall was also witnessed in Hyderabad. (ANI