Cars Drive Along Inundated Road Amid Deadly Flooding in Chennai

Cars navigated an inundated roadway in Chennai, India, on Friday, November 12, after heavy rains caused deadly flooding in the state of Tamil Nadu.

At least 14 people have died and 65,000 were left without power, The Indian Express reported.

Major roads and neighbourhoods were flooded as overnight rains lashed Chennai for over 15 hours on Thursday. The floods delayed rail operations and halted flight arrivals for six hours, the paper said.

India’s Meteorological Department forecast continued heavy rain in the southeast of the country through to Sunday as a low-pressure system moves in from the Bay of Bengal. Credit: Jitendra Kumar Yadav via Storyful

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