In Hyderabad, there was moderate rainfall in Serilingampally, Kukatpally and Saroornagar.
The IMD also sounded a yellow alert in Alappuzha, Kottayam, Ernakulam, Idukki and Malappuram districts for Tuesday.
Even as heavy rains lashed parts of Kakinada, Kurnool, Kadapa and Chittoor districts, four mandals in the State reported severe heatwave condition on Monday.
According to sources, residents have been urging the authorities to lay roads to reach their fields lying close to the Kottarai dam which is under construction.
Byrathi, Gopalaiah, Ashwath Narayan direct officials to be on their toes
The BBMP has announced that it will give Rs 25,000 each to 3,453 homes that were damaged in the recent rains that lashed the city last week.
As a precautionary measure, residents living in low-lying areas should be informed well in advance if excess water is released from any reservoirs.
Residents complain of blocked drains, inundated houses and encroachment
With the continuing rain making driving difficult, motorists are worried about hydroplaning or skidding.
Water level in all major dams in the state remains low even after the heavy rain in the last few days, and there is no need for any fear that the dams will be opened triggering flood, say authorities.
A red alert indicates heavy to extremely heavy rains of over 20 cm in 24 hours, while orange alert means very heavy rains from 6 cm to 20 cm of rainfall.
H&UD minister Pratap Jena who reviewed the preparedness of civic bodies said alert has been sent to 77 ULBs in 18 districts likely to be affected by the storm.
Same old story unfolds in capital with rainwater flooding low-lying areas, roads in various parts.
Areas on either side of storm water drain in Bengaluru South were inundated, BBMP begins
We also spotted several cars piled up due to waterlogging in the middle of the road.