A bridge was a pool of water as floods continued to ravage Andhra Pradesh and Telangana. A swollen Godavari river was seen flowing over the Kunavaram bridge, blurring the road between the man-made construction and water physique, in a single among the many a number of dramatic scenes of flood fury.
A bunch of individuals had been additionally seen crossing the inundated bridge within the 23-second lengthy clip. Kunavaram is claimed to be the place of confluence of Sabari and Godavari rivers.
Which aspect is the river and which aspect the bridge … Degree similar
On 16-07-2022 at 5 AM, #Godavari water stage at #Bhadrachalam 71.20ft
Discharge 24,38, 872 Cusecs
1st Warning Degree at 43ft
2nd Warning Degree 48 ft
three rd (final) Warning Degree 53 ft
— Uma Sudhir (@umasudhir) July 16, 2022
Dozens of cows that obtained caught in a flooded mango grove in Kunavaram, are mentioned to have been rescued by the police.
A number of villages have been submerged by the overflowing river whilst waters from upstream and constant rains battered Telangana and Andhra Pradesh for nearly every week, resulting in inundated low-lying areas and injury to agricultural crops and roads at numerous locations.
Within the temple city of Bhadrachalam, water stage in Godavari river rose to report 71.20 ft this morning, method above the third warning stage at 53 ft, inflicting inundation at a number of locations within the Bhadradri-Kothagudem district.
The district administration appealed to individuals residing in weak areas to maneuver to aid camps at once.
The Telangana authorities undertook elaborate rescue and aid works, together with shifting greater than 10,000 individuals to aid camps with the assistance of Military on Friday.
Chief Minister Ok Chandrasekhar Rao requested Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar to make a helicopter out there following a request by Transport Minister Puvvada Ajay Kumar, who’s supervising the aid operations in Bhadrachalam.
In Andhra Pradesh, after an aerial tour of flood-hit areas, Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy warned that the subsequent 24 hours had been going to be crucial as unprecedented waters had been being obtained at Sir Arthur Cotton Barrage and Dowleswaram.
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