First rainfall in Singapore in 8 weeks

Rain fell over Singapore after an eight-week dry spell. (Photo courtesy of Twitter user JoMaR__)

The Web rejoiced as Singapore finally got relief from the two-month long drought, as rain fell in several parts of the island on Saturday afternoon. Rain fell in northern parts of Singapore such as Ang Mo Kio, Hougang and Bishan as well as eastern parts such as Bedok Reservoir.