14 flights scheduled to arrive at Devanahalli and Kempegowda airports have been diverted to Chennai, Coimbatore and Hyderabad airports due to heavy rain and strong winds.
Due to heavy rain in Kempegowda International Airport and surrounding areas, the flights that were supposed to land in Bangalore have been diverted. Some were sent to Chennai, some to Hyderabad, Coimbatore. 3 out of 7 flights of IndiGo, GoAir, Air India and Aakash Airlines were diverted.
Among the flights sent elsewhere are from other destinations, including Tali Mumbai
Among the flights that have been diverted are those arriving from Delhi, Mumbai and other parts.
4-6 cm of heavy rainfall in the vicinity of the airport. In addition, the wind speed of 20 km per hour hindered the landing of the aircraft. So flights have been diverted as a precaution.
Due to the heavy rain that fell at 5 pm, all the roads around Yalahanka were like a river and the traffic was chaotic.