mumbai centralLocal trains on the Western and Central lines were running late in Mumbai following heavy downpour on Monday night.

According to reports, trains on tracks towards Virar and Churchgate were running with 20-30 minutes delay.

Central line remained affected severly as heavy caused water loter logging at Mankhurd, track down at Vidya Virar Thane, Vikroli Bhandup CR main and harbour line train services.

Meanwhile, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has reportedly asked the residents not to venture out of their homes unless ‘absolutely necessary’.

BMC has also ordered schools in Mumbai to close in view of the heavy rain and problems related to water logging.

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