Maharashtra Rain : According to the forecast given by the Meteorological Department, there has been heavy rain in various parts of the state. Heavy rains continue in Thane area including Mumbai. Heavy rain has occurred at many places during the night. Rain is continuing in and around Mumbai since morning. Also, rains have also occurred in the areas of Palghar, Akola, Bhiwandi Pune in the state. Meanwhile, the meteorological department has predicted rain today as well. Yellow alert of rain has been given in Marathwada along with Vidarbha today.
It is raining in various parts of the state. That is why the rivers are overflowing. Life has been disrupted due to rain in some places. The water storage of dams has also increased. Due to this, water is being released from the dams. Due to this, vigilance warning has been given to the villages along the river. Meanwhile, yellow alert of rain has been given to all the districts of Vidarbha today. Yellow alert has also been issued in Nanded, Hingoli, Jalna, Aurangabad, Latur Beed districts of Marathwada. Also yellow alert has been given to Ahmednagar, Jalgaon district.
Yellow alert in Marathwada too
Meanwhile, rain continues in Mumbai as well. Heavy rains lashed Mumbai in the middle of the night. At the same time, there has been heavy rain in Thane, Navi Mumbai, Palghar area. Pune, Nashik, Raigad, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg, Buldana, Parbhani, Wardha, Nanded, Akola districts also witnessed heavy rainfall. However, in some places, these rains are causing damage to agricultural crops.
What exactly is Yellow Alert?
Everyone must have wondered what exactly is a yellow alert. In this yellow alert, the meteorological department has predicted the possibility of light rain. Also Yellow Alert is given to be cautious. This alert is for Watch. This alert is given when the weather changes. You are not in immediate danger. But, given the weather conditions, this alert means that you should be careful about the location and your journey.
Heavy rain in Akola, water entered many parts of the city
There has been heavy rain in Akola. Due to this heavy rain, water has entered many parts of the city. Many roads have been flooded due to this rain. In the large Umri area of the city, the road has literally turned into a river at Vitthalnagar on the Umri to Guddhi road. Many motorists have to work hard to get their vehicles off the road. Many vehicles were stuck on the road due to waterlogging. This has caused traffic jams in many places. Due to the water entering the houses of many people in this area, there has been a lot of damage to the household materials and other items. Meanwhile, due to the flooding of Bansha Nalla in Goregaon Bujruk village, the communication of the village with the district headquarters has been lost. The Katepurna project at Mahan, which supplies water to Akola city, is 100 percent full. Six of the 10 gates of the dam were opened by 30 centimeters each. District administration warning of vigilance to riverside villages.
Flood water entered Pandharpur’s Vyas Narayan slum, residents shifted to safer places
The water released yesterday from Ujani and Veer dams has reached Pandharpur today. Due to this, the water level of Chandrabhagi river is increasing. Residents of Vyas Narayan slum have been shifted to safer places as the flood water started rising. In the evening, water started entering many houses in Vyas Narayan Colony on Chandrabhaga Tira. The administration and local corporators had made arrangements to take these citizens to a safe place as the water level would rise further during the night.