The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rains in 13 districts of Karnataka till Tuesday, following which a Yellow alert has been issued. Cyclonic depressions over the Arabian Sea and the Bay of Bengal are causing the rains. Since Monday morning, rain has been pouring in several parts of Bengaluru.
As per the IMD, Bengaluru city, Bengaluru rural, Chamarajanagar, Chikkaballapur, Chikmagalur, Chitradurga, Hassan, Kodagu, Mandya, Mysuru, Ramnagar, and Shivmogga may all get heavy rain in the next 48 hours. The coastal districts of Dakshina Kannada, Udupi, and Uttara Kannada will also be hit by rain. Rainfall in the north interior Karnataka districts will be average to scattered.