GURUGRAM: On Friday, Gurugram received heavy showers in several bouts throughout the day, leaving most important junctions waterlogged and key roads clogged.
In the day, Gurugram reported around 39.4mm of rainfall till late evening, leaving residents marooned their own homes, offices as well as the streets for hours.
A few hours’ showers left major pockets of Udyog Vihar industrial area, stretches near Rajiv Chowk and Signature Towers waterlogged. It also brought traffic to a halt.
Around 200 additional cops were on the roads in the day to manage traffic. “The commissioner of police was personally overseeing the traffic management in the city. Traffic personnel manning the roads were asked to send videos of every choke point to the headquarters.