5 July 2020.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Vehicles ply on a waterlogged street during monsoon rain (PTI Photo))

  • IMD has forecast intermittent rains in the city and suburbs "with possibility of heavy falls" at isolated places
  • Heavy rainfall inundated some low-lying areas of the city, including Hindmata and Chembur
  • On Saturday, water-logging and traffic jams were reported from some areas

5 July 2020.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Mumbai rains: A vehicle is seen stuck in a water-logged street in Mumbai. (PTI Photo)

  • The IMD said the monsoon remained widespread and active over the entire Konkan belt including Mumbai
  • The Colaba weather station in south Mumbai reported 74.6 mm rainfall during 12 hours since 8.30 am on Saturday
  • Incessant rain has caused water logging in many areas in Mumbai on Saturday

4 July 2020.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
A woman walks through a flooded street after heavy rain showers in Mumbai on Friday. (AFP Photo)

  • Mumbai receives an annual rainfall of 2,514 mm, which is four times that of Delhi
  • The weather body has predicted heavy rainfall in Palghar, Mumbai, Thane and Raigad districts
  • The red alert has been issued for the next 24 hours

1 July 2020.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Mumbai's Dharavi offers hope with new infections plummeting , thanks to an aggressive strategy. (AFP Photo)

  • Mumbai's Dharavi offers a ray of hope with new coronavirus infections shrinking.
  • Medical workers set up a "fever camp" in a different part of the slum to screen residents.
  • Strict containment measures were deployed in virus hotspots.

1 July 2020.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Idol of Lord Ganesha at Ganesh Chaturthi celebrations

  • The Lalbaugcha Raja Ganesh Mandal has been installing Mumbai's most famous Ganpati idol, since 1934
  • The mandal will instead organize blood and plasma donation camps
  • Ganesh Chaturth, the 10-days long festival will commence on August 22, this year