Heavy rains lash Lucknow, city water-logged

LUCKNOW || Heavy rains accompanied by lightening lashed the state capital early on Tuesday, bringing the city to a grinding halt. The rains that began at 4:30 in the morning continued till well after 9 am and choked the city with water logging.

raAnd so while the residents heaved a sigh of relief at the rains since it brought the mercury down, they were put to trouble with water logging as most parts of the city was inundated with water.

Power outages were also reported from many parts of the state capital as wires snapped due to the gutsy winds that preceded the rains.