India Delhi rain update: Incessant rains lash the city, many areas under waist-deep water Updated : August 19, 2020 02:56 PM IST The downpour is expected to reduce the rain deficiency in the capital. The Safdarjung Observatory has recorded 147.4 mm rainfall against the normal of 165.2 mm in August so far, a deficiency of 11 percent. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.