Staff Reporter

Bangalore: Parts of Koramangala, Madiwala and Sarjapur Road plunged into darkness after winds accompanied by rain lashed south Bangalore on Saturday.

According to complaints received by the Bruhat Bangalore Mahanagara Palike control rooms, nearly 20 trees were uprooted in Koramangala, J.P. Nagar and BTM Layout. One tree is reported to have fallen on a parked car in Koramangala 1st block, damaging the vehicle.

Traffic on Sarjapur Road, Hosur Road and surrounding roads in and around Koramangala was disrupted. More than 50 tin sheds in EWS quarters in Koramangala caved in, leaving slum-dwellers homeless.