Heavy rain hit several parts of Delhi and adjoining areas in the early hours of Tuesday, leading to long traffic jams and severe waterlogging in some parts of the city. The rainfall flooded roads and even resulted in certain schools in Gurgaon announcing a holiday due to the bad weather. However, it hasn't dampened Delhi's love for humour. As the hashtag 'Delhi Rains' continues to trend on Twitter, here are some of the funniest reactions to the rain that has hit Delhi NCR:
Driving to work? Boating might be a better option
Many shared videos and pics of waterlogged roads
Many even used it as an excuse to be late to work
Others thought the flooded roads were perfect for fishing
Deleted all the games from my phone.- Nava Mohan Rao.... (@iamnavamohan) August 28, 2018
The real game during the #DelhiRains is getting an Ola or Uber.
In Delhi vs Mumbai, it's a win for...
All in all, not the best of mornings
My superpower is forgetting my umbrella. #DelhiRains- Taamra Segal (@TaamraS) August 28, 2018
Ittu si barish, itta sara traffic #DelhiRains- LOVE YOURSELFBITCHES (@DontJudgeOKAY) August 28, 2018
This morning, heavy rain and lightning were reported near the Delhi airport, central Delhi and RK Puram. The thunderstorm between 3 am to 4 am also resulted in power cuts and uprooted trees in the city.
Since yesterday, Delhi has received the highest rainfall in a day this August at 49.6 mm. This is the highest in three years.
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