Rains Likely to Continue For 5 to 6 Days In Chennai

 December 02 2015 at 14:10   77  

As rains continue to pound Chennai, TIMES NOW speaks to Dr L S Rathore, Director General of Meteorology, India Meteorological Department. Rathore said that the rainfall likely continue for more 5 to 6 days. "Rainfall is likely to continue. Though, its intensity will decrease after 48 hours and further by 72 hours, it is likely to continue for 5 to 6 days," said Rathore. Chennai and several coastal areas of Tamil Nadu were today marooned in flood waters following incessant heavy rains that pounded the city and the neighbouring districts cutting the state capital from rail and road links even as the airport was shut down for the day.