Like every year the heavy rain has lashed Mumbai with water flooding different regions. The concerned authorities have asked people to stay indoors and be alert. The Mumbai Police have asked people not to step out of their homes except for the case of emergencies. Along with Mumbai, the alert has been issued for Thane, Pune, Raigad, and Ratnagiri districts of Maharashtra. Yesterday, there has been a landslide at Malad on the Western Express Highway owing to heavy rain. Almost every monsoon, Mumbai faces such situations and the chaos is caused due to rain.
Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray asked people to stay indoors and venture out only for essential work. The Shiv Sena leader has directed Mumbai’s civic body officials to stay on high alert. For the past two days, heavy rains and cyclonic winds, reaching speeds of up to 107kmph, have hit Mumbai and neighboring areas, disrupting suburban train and bus services and has created havoc in everyday life.
Meanwhile, Twitter and other social media are flooded with various viral and hilarious memes related to the current situation in the city. However, these reactions are a blend of mixed feelings frustration, happiness, relief of the Mumbaikars who are already battling with some serious issues like the COVID-19 crisis and lockdown.
Here are some hilarious tweets: