A parked automobile disappeared inside seconds right into a sinkhole at a residential advanced in Mumbai, which has been receiving heavy monsoon rainfall over the previous few days.
A video of the weird incident in Ghatkopar, which is doing the rounds on social media, reveals the automobile’s bonnet and entrance wheels enter the sinkhole first. The rear a part of the automobile follows and shortly the car disappears entire underneath the water.
The different autos parked close to the automobile, together with one proper subsequent to it, weren’t affected.
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The video has emerged at a time when Mumbai, together with different areas in coastal Maharashtra, is getting heavy monsoon rainfall.
The India Meteorological Department yesterday predicted heavy rainfall for the town over the weekend. While an orange alert was issued for Saturday, a crimson alert was issued for Sunday. The downpour over the previous few days has led to waterlogging in a number of areas and in addition brought on the Powai lake to overflow.
In view of the climate division’s rain forecast for the weekend, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation has issued a “high alert” for all companies, together with energy utility corporations. The Coast Guard, Navy and NDRF have been requested to stay on standby.