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Cyclonic circulation causes heaviest September rain in Kolkata in 14 years

Cyclonic circulation causes heaviest September rain in Kolkata in 14 years

Heavy rains lashed Kolkata on Monday as a cyclonic circulation over sea moved towards the West Bengal coast. It's the heaviest rainfall the city has witnessed in September in 14 years. Traffic came to a standstill as people waded through knee-deep water. Parts of the city were submerged. Long-distance trains were rescheduled. An Orange alert has been issued and a Yellow alert for Tuesday. Watch the video for more.