The monsoon this year didn’t just usher in one of the city’s wettest months in more than a century , but also found its way into the meteorological records for one of the highest rainfalls recorded on a single day on November 16
. Ac cording to the Met department, the city received 24.6cm of rain from November 15 to 16 in 24 hours. The last time the city re ceived such heavy rains was on October 27, 2005, when it got 27.3cm of rain, according to data sourced from the India Meteorological Department and private weather bloggers.
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