3 July 2019 – Torrential rain is flooding streets and damaging buildings in Mumbai and nearby cities. Officials have requested people stay indoors and have closed schools and government offices.
Some train services have been suspended due to flooding on the tracks, and Mumbai airport’s main runway has been closed and is expected to reopen tomorrow. Some flights have been cancelled and others have been diverted. Passengers flying through Mumbai will need to check if their flight has been affected.
If you suffer a travel disruption due to this event, please follow your carrier’s or supplier’s advice regarding alternative arrangements.
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