Schools closed in Noida and WFH for Gurugram; 12 murdered in rain-related accidents throughout UP: most recent developments

At least 12 people have been killed in water-related incidents in four Uttar Pradesh districts . Rain continued to lash Delhi, resulting in waterlogging and hindering traffic flow in many areas .

Since late Wednesday night, at least 12 people have been killed in water-related incidents in four Uttar Pradesh districts.Heavy rain fell on Thursday in parts of Uttar Pradesh and the National Capital Region (NCR), including Gautam Buddh Nagar.Rains continued to lash Delhi, resulting in waterlogging and hindering traffic flow in many areas of the city.The incessant rainfall of light to moderate rain, which began on the second day of Friday, caused significant waterlogging in many parts of Gurugram, resulting in major traffic jams at other places.

To avoid traffic jams, the Gurugram Disaster Management Authority strongly encouraged all corporate offices and private companies in the district to encourage employees to work from home (WFH).Gurugram District Administration has issued an advisory encouraging small businesses and private businesses to allow their employees to work from home in a larger public interest, according to Nishant Kumar Yadav, deputy commissioner.Four minor orphan siblings have been killed in rain-related incidents in Etawah, Kanpur Dehat, and Banda districts, according to the CDC.In Etawah, a mud wall collapsed inside their house, causing their death.

It issued a yellow warning.The city saw 72mm rainfall in the past 24 hours, while the maximum temperature was recorded at 28 degrees Celsius, seven notches below the seasons average.An average of three feet of water was pooled in several roads, including the Delhi-Jaipur highway.