Photo Essay: Monsoon diaries

Monsoon hits India by arriving in Kerala this week

Thiruvananthapuram received heavy pre-monsoon showers on Tuesday. Vivek R Nair/Hindustan Times
1/7Thiruvananthapuram received heavy pre-monsoon showers on Tuesday. Vivek R Nair/Hindustan Times
People at the Fort Kochi beach taking cover from the heavy rain on Tuesday. Roshan Mohammad/Mint
2/7People at the Fort Kochi beach taking cover from the heavy rain on Tuesday. Roshan Mohammad/Mint
It was the same story in Kochi on Wednesday.Roshan Mohammad/Mint
3/7It was the same story in Kochi on Wednesday.Roshan Mohammad/Mint
Trees uprooted by heavy rainfall along the Gotheeswaram seashore in Kozhikode on Wednesday. PTI
4/7Trees uprooted by heavy rainfall along the Gotheeswaram seashore in Kozhikode on Wednesday. PTI
An umbrella shop on High Court Road, Kochi. Roshan Mohammad/Mint
5/7An umbrella shop on High Court Road, Kochi. Roshan Mohammad/Mint
Another scene from Thiruvananthapuram, on Tuesday. Vivek R Nair/Mint
6/7Another scene from Thiruvananthapuram, on Tuesday. Vivek R Nair/Mint
Goats taking shelter from the rain on the veranda of Vasco Cafe in Fort Kochi. Roshan Mohammad/Mint
7/7Goats taking shelter from the rain on the veranda of Vasco Cafe in Fort Kochi. Roshan Mohammad/Mint
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