Heavy rain wreaks havoc in Istanbul

ISTANBUL (CIHAN)- Flash flood which was triggered sudden and heavy downpour turned the Istanbul streets into lake in minutes.

Heavy downpour is still affecting mainly European side of the city paralyzed daily life and traffic across the neighborhoods of European side.

Meteorological authorities had forecasted and warned the heavy rain in the cities mainly in Marmara Region, Istanbul one of them. According to the weather forecasts, the excessive rain will continue across the Turkish economic hub city of Istanbul.