1 person killed as heavy rains flood Istanbul
Heavy rains in Istanbul on Saturday flooded several quarters, including the Grand Bazaar, authorities report the death of one person, News.am reported citing СBC.
Rain began in the morning in some areas of the city and intensified by noon.
The photos and videos show how sellers in the Grand Bazaar knee-deep in water are trying to protect their stores from rain.
As Istanbul city hall tweeted, a dead homeless person was discovered in the Unkapani area.