Inundated rains have flooded Chennai making transit a problem. The heavy rains took toll on the electricity, Phone connectivity and everything allied to civic life and drained few areas in water. The city is said to have received 27 cm of rainfall just over night.
The worst effected areas being Velachery, Tambram, Mylapore, Vysrpadiand Perumbur. With much heavy rain fall expected to last till Tuesday night the MeT department is taking its time to deploy rescue operations. Many a people have lost their homes, Livelihood and are struck with flues. The means of transport and transit in Chennai now seems to be Boats, especially in the low lying areas where people have lost their roofs, Boats are being the only means of commute.