A train travels through barely visible tracks on the Central Railway. All pictures/mid-day archives
Heavy rains often results in disruptions of local trains affecting their services. Many times trains are unable to function forcing commuters to walk on the tracks
A boy helps another as they both struggle to walk though the water-clogged tracks
Commuters standing on the foot-board look at the water levels.
Look at the water levels at this platform. Can you guess which one it is?
A man wades through tracks to catch the train near Sion station
The scene at Western Railway is similar to that of Central Railway
The steady downpour always resulted in water-logging in low-lying areas and created disruptions in road and rail traffic within Mumbai and outside
Mumbai local trains
One thing has not changed over the years in Mumbai is the state of Railways during the monsoon. Take a look at some of the old photos from our archives. Times haven't changed, have they?