As the city continues to reel under the pressure of the heaviest rains since 2005, the regional Meteorological Centre in Colaba has predicted that the situation may remain the same for next 24 hours, according to the Indian Express.
The Maharashtra government and civic authorities have declared a high alert after 100 mm rain was recorded yesterday and people have been advised to stay home for the next 24 hours.
But if you are stranded due to the torrential rains lashing Mumbai, here are helpline numbers you should make a note of:
- Mumbai Police: 100
- Traffic Helpline WhatsApp Number: +91-8454999999
- MCGM Helpline +91-22-22694725, +91-22-22694727, 1916
An online portal called All about Mumbai, has also shared helpline numbers of volunteers in case of an emergency.
- Andheri and Lokhandwala: Shwetank Maheshwari- 9967054448, Shashank Maheshwari- 9892717830
- Juhu: Kshitij Shah- 9820867037
- Kalina: Karandeep Narula- 8080134174
- Goregaon: Prabhsimran Narula- 9969426205
- Boriwali and Kandiwali: Akshay Doshi- 9821937284
- Mira Bhayander: Sanchit Dhanuka- 9833261664
- Ghatkopar: Dipesh Doshi- 9920470711, Krutarth Shah- 9930839891
- Powai: Anand Dusane- 9930201759
- Kalyan: Umang Shah- 9167514691
- Aarey Colony: Snehil Dhal- 9821729876
- Parel: Viral Gala- 9619496601
- Navi Mumbai: Nidhi Bhalera- 9619944889
- Airoli: Radhika Suryavanshi- 9987654719
- Panvel: Leo Ankit Jain- 9870666650
- Chembur: Anchit Agarwal- 9819749587
- Nariman Point: Nupen Gandhi- 9820727927
- Masjid Bunder: Anand Deshmane- 9833539992
- Thane: Manthan Mehta- 9892388994
- Mulund, Bhandup: Hemanshu Kothari- 9920699205
- Malad: Rajan Jogi- 9773847303
If you are unable to reach anyone from the above given list of volunteers, you can also call on these numbers.
- Dipesh Joshi- 9920470711
- Shashank Maheshwari- 9892717830
- Manthan Mehta- 9892388994
- Krutarth Shah- 9930839891
Other Helpline Numbers in Mumbai
- Central Railway Control Room: 022-22620173
- Western Railway Control Room: 022-23094064
- BMC helpline: 1916
- WhatsApp Number for traffic updates: 8454999999
- Airport Police Helpline -28225709
- Ambulance Andheri (W) 6255264/3599, 6243675, 6255264/3599, 6243675
- Ambulance Borivli: 9819116599, 9820552493
- Ambulance Dadar 4229531, 4229556, 4229531, 4229556
- Ambulance services 1298
- Ambulance Thane 5331552
- BMC Disaster Management Cell 22694725
- BMC Helpline 1916
If you are looking for a place to stay, follow this link to contact people in different areas offering their homes, checkout Shelter in Mumbai rains.
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