Thursday, June 07, 2018

London-Mumbai Jet Airways flight diverted after rains lash Maximum City

Jet Airways flight 9W-117 from London to Mumbai was diverted to Ahmedabad airport due to heavy rains in Mumbai.

It was scheduled to land around 1 pm.

Heavy rain lashed Mumbai leaving streets water-logged in several parts of the city.

Local trains in Mumbai were affected today as the southwest monsoon hit the Maximum City, bringing in its wake heavy rains.

Trains running on Mumbai's suburban railway lines were delayed today by at least 20 minutes.

Private weather forecast agency Skymet Weather said on Wednesday that the intensity of the rain is likely to increase today.

Skymet predicted heavy to very heavy rains in Mumbai, its adjoining districts and coastal Konkan till June 10.
07/06/18 India Today