Dec 02, 2015 · Chennai and other parts of the state have been witnessing heavy rain since the past fortnight resulting in floods and severe water-logging. Normal life was hit hard in the capital city due to unprecedented rain. People were forced to commute on boats in Chennai as waterlogging left the city inundated.
In 2015, Chennai was brought to a standstill by the flood unleashed by the retreating North-East monsoon. Many thought the city would learn its lessons, but unfortunately, it didn’t as the city once again left gasping for breath just after hours of rain on Wednesday and flood like the situation has arisen once more. Will this December creat another 2015 flood situation for Chennai, is the big question due to heavy rains lashing Tamil Nadu. Chembrakkam lake on the outskirts of Chennai received more than 100 mm rain in one day on 30 November. Also, heavy rains are lashing across Tamil Nadu. Oct 31, 2019 · Bengaluru : Parts of Mumbai, Surat, Chennai and Kolkata will be either underwater or ravaged by recurring floods by 2050 as sea levels across the world will continue to rise with increasing carbon emissions.