Portions of two roads in Lutyens Delhi caved in due to rains affecting traffic in the area on Wednesday.
For the second time in three days, a portion of Jaswant Singh Road near Andhra Bhavan caved in due to overnight rains creating problems for commuters passing through Ashoka Road. On Monday also, the same road had caved in.
Vehicular movement was also affected on Rajesh Pilot Marg towards Hotel Claridges as a portion of the road caved in.
Commuters said they had a difficult time reaching Connaught Place and Parliament Street.
A senior police official said adequate personnel were deployed to manage traffic on the stretch.
The official said vehicles were moving at a slow pace on Rao Tula Ram Marg to Moti Bagh due to an uprooted tree while breakdowns of vehicles affected traffic on Outer Ring Road in Mukundpur, Rohini and Seelampur.
Rains have led to waterlogging in many areas like Lajpat Nagar, Ashram, Kailash Colony, Gulmohar Park, Ashram, Moolchand and Gupta Market last night.