The police have urged the motorists to choose the roads wisely and drive carefully.
Heavy rain caused water logging in Chennai which affected traffic movement at Jemini bridge and Valluvar Kottam, Thyagaraya Nagar (T. Nagar) and Usman road of the city.
According to official sources, as per the agreement, eight tmcft water was to be delivered to AP-TN border during the period from July to October, 2021.
The cave-ins, one enough to swallow two persons vertically and another that can accommodate around half a dozen standing persons, were caused due to a leakage in the drinking water pipe.
Initially, 500 cusec was released from Chembarambakkam and Puzhal before being increased to 2,000 cusec as it continued to rain.
As water pipelines have been laid in most of the added areas, the Chennai Metro Water Supply and Sewerage Board is now planning to increase the water supply.
A reply to the RTI applications filed by the NGO has found that a portion of the lake bed had been reclassified by the CMDA in March to facilitate the construction.