5 Pics: Chennai Submerged After Heavy Rains Updated: December 02, 2015 12:58 IST

Chennai is confronting its worst crisis after overnight rain that has left most of the city flooded and people wading in almost waist deep water. All flights have been suspended for the day and many trains have been cancelled.
5 Pics: Chennai Submerged After Heavy Rains
The river Adyar is seen in images flooded almost to the edge of a bridge.
5 Pics: Chennai Submerged After Heavy Rains
Residents were seen climbing out of their homes or being pulled out to safety in the low-lying parts of Chennai where water is almost neck-deep.
5 Pics: Chennai Submerged After Heavy Rains
People were seen climbing out of their homes or climbing onto floating barrels.
5 Pics: Chennai Submerged After Heavy Rains
People are stuck in many areas without food or water.
5 Pics: Chennai Submerged After Heavy Rains
The Army, the Navy, the Air Force and the National Disaster Response Force are out in Chennai to rescue people from their flooded homes.

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