Press Reporter News Service
Gurugram, July 18
One more monsoon and Gurugram once more succumbed to perennial woes of waterlogging and flash floods.
Drowning tall claims of native administration, GMDA, MCG and authorities over 120 mm rain in Gurugram left metropolis submerged.
Whereas the town grew to become on-line memfest with individuals posting mock sale adverts of their flats as sea dealing with or lake view, native authorities did not rein within the chaos and water was not decanted from many areas even after 12 hours.
What added to woes was energy outage of round 12 hours in lots of societies. The DHBVN workers insisted that the facility homes have been water logged so they might not rectify the faults.
After incessant in a single day rainfall roads, underpasses, parking homes, lifts have been stuffed with water. Three underpasses — Rajiv Chowk, Hero Honda Chowk, and Iffco Chowk — have been closed on account of rainwater accumulation and the town’s principal storm water drain at Badshahpur is operating at full capability.
Sheetla Mata highway was submerged in over three ft of water and devotees walked in waist excessive water to get to temple. The video of highway went viral inside minutes.
A portion of roof collapsed in Atmosphere mall and it witnessed huge water seepage. The photographs and movies of mall have been circulated on social media and residents demanded strict motion accusing mall authorities of placing their lives on threat. Rainwater additionally entered low-lying homes in DLF phases 1 and three, and Suncity Township.
The heavy waterlogging in basements and lifts imprisoned many society dwellers particularly in sector 10 of their properties. Visitors congestions have been reported Sohna Street, Mehrauli-Gurugram (MG) Street, Rajiv Chowk, Hero Honda Chowk, CH Bakhtawar Singh Street, Jharsa Chowk, Bakhtawar Chowk.
Whereas the opposite authorities have been left redfaced, Gurugram police emerged as hero with out cape. Your entire police drive lead by Commissioner KK Rao took to roads not simply to handle site visitors however have been seen even repairing or clearing drains. They managed to maintain metropolis’s roads transferring and provision of important companies.