Heavy rains have been lashing Mumbai for the second consecutive week and several parts of the city have come to a standstill. With more rains expected on Sunday and Monday, a red alert has been issued. Rains on Saturday morning inundated several areas in Thane forcing the authorities to close the schools. One person in Thane also died due to electrocution. The Maharashtra government has ordered the NDRF and SDRF to remain on standby.