Chennai rains to continue for two more days, warns Met dept
| Sunday | 18th August, 2019
By Express News ServiceCHENNAI: Rains lashed several parts of Chennai over the weekend, with the regional met department predicting moer showers in the next two days.
On Sunday, isolated places in Tamil Nadu, including parts of Cuddalore, Dharmapuri, Kancheepuram, Puducherry, Tiruvannamalai, Vellore and Villupuram received rains.
He added that there seemed to be a missing link in the storm water towards Chitrakulam since he had never seen the storm water drain fill up, except during the 2015 floods.
Interior roads in Velachery including Venkateswara 2nd cross street and Ram Nagar North Extension 2nd cross street had water stagnation.
In Korattur, residents said that sewage had overflown into the 27th and 29th streets after the sewage in the storm water drains, originally intended to carry rain water, overflowed due to the rain.
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