The overall AQI at DTU, Dwarka Sector 8, Narela, Wazirpur and Bawana was 312, 316, 310, 312, and 341 respectively, which falls in the "very poor" category.
The monsoon was 'above normal' this year with the IMD recording precipitation of 110 per cent of the Long Period Average (LPA). The LPA between 1961 to 2010 is 88 centimetres.
The causes of deaths include drowning, house collapse, falling of trees and electrocution
The monsoon generally begins in June and starts to retreat by September 1, but rains have continued beyond that date this year and triggered floods, killing hundreds.
The highest number of deaths 111 were reported from Uttar Pradesh, while 28 people lost their lives in Bihar since last week
Monsoon still remains active in several parts of India and withdrawal of the southwest monsoon is likely to start from northwestern areas around October 10, IMD has said
This has also resulted in the monsoon rainfall to rise 9 percent above normal – a percentage below the mark at which it would be categorised as ‘excess’
The meteorological department has said rain/thundershowers are "very likely" at a few places in eastern and western Uttar Pradesh on September 30
Patna continued to be among the worst affected, some of its parts submerged in water levels rising up to the chest and its residents being rescued with the help of municipal cranes
Over a dozen districts in Bihar were lashed by heavy rainfall for nearly 48 hours bringing normal business to a grinding halt and disrupting rail and road traffic in most places
Several low-lying areas in and around Pune witnessed flooding after heavy showers on September 25
He said the use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in weather forecasting is growing.
The two bodies were fished out from the river on September 9 morning, the official said, adding that the car was also spotted at a short distance from the flooded bridge
The Colaba observatory recorded a rainfall of 70 mm in the 24 hours ending on September 7 morning, which is higher compared to the quantum of rains recorded by the Santa Cruz center
Live updates of the heavy rainfall in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region. Red alert has been sounded
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In case of an emergency, people can contact the two control room phone numbers put out by the Delhi government -- 21210849 and 22421656
The water level rose above the danger mark in Haridwar and Delhi and the level at Bhakra dam was a foot above the permissible mark
The rain-related incidents left at least 28 people dead and 22 missing in Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Punjab. This happened following a cloudburst in Uttarakhand
Several rivers and dams are overflowing in the state and adequate measures are being taken to keep the situation under control, officials said
There was no 'red alert' warning in any of the 14 districts of the southern state as the intensity of rains decreased
Updates of the floods in various parts of India
Experts say if destruction goes unchecked, future floods could bring bigger disasters
The death toll in Kerala rose to 83, while in Karnataka, Gujarat and Maharashtra, 122 people have lost their lives so far due to monsoon fury
Death toll in Kerala has reached 72. The situation remains grim in Karnataka, Maharashtra and Gujarat where 97 people have lost their lives so far