Mumbai gets back on its feet after devasting rain, floods

The financial capital of India came to a virtual standstill after the heavy downpour in the last three days. Here's a look at different phases of disruption caused by the highest recorded rainfall since 2005.

Flooded streets

People wade through a flooded street during heavy rain in Mumbai on August 29. (AFP)

Traffic at snail's pace

People stand next to vehicles during a traffic jam along a flooded road during heavy rain showers in Mumbai on August 29. (AFP)

Mumbai at standstill

Partially submerged cars are seen along a flooded road during heavy rain in Mumbai. (AFP)

Flooded streets

A bus with passengers drives along a flooded road during heavy rain in Mumbai. (AFP)

Mumbai lifeline

People walk along railway tracks during heavy showers in Mumbai on August 29, 2017. (AFP)

Mumbai inundated

Rains lashed the coastal city of nearly 20 million people leaving several dead. (AFP)

Mumbai Rains

Indian commuters drive along a flooded road in Mumbai on August 30, 2017, after heavy rains brought major flooding to the coastal city. (AFP)

Mumbai uprooted

Men ride motorbikes past a damaged vehicle hit by a fallen tree in Mumbai after heavy rains brought major flooding to the coastal city. (AFP)

Mumbai's lifeline bounces back!

Commuters walk on railway tracks as train services slowly resumed in Mumbai after heavy rains brought major flooding to the coastal city. (AFP)

Mumbai Monorail

The monorail train runs as it resumes service in Mumbai after heavy rains brought major flooding to the coastal city. (AFP)

The city back to life again

Traffic resumes on a muddy road after water receded in Mumbai following heavy rains. (AFP)

Maximum City back in action

Commuters drive along a flooded road in Mumbai after heavy rains. (AFP)

Mumbaikars back in business!

People gather at a flower and vegetable market as normal life returns in Mumbai. (AFP)