It rained closely in Hyderabad; Heavy waterlogging was noticed in lots of areas within the final 24 hours

On Tuesday, the drivers got here off the street stuffed with heavy rains on the Oliphant bridge in Secunderabad.

(Chitti Babu/TOI, BCCL, Hyderabad)

Components of Hyderabad and adjoining districts confronted floods following heavy rains since Wednesday night time, flooding residential colonies.

Heavy rains lashed the town and suburbs with the southwest monsoon changing into vigorous beneath the affect of a cyclonic circulation within the higher air, leaving individuals sleepy within the low-lying areas.

Over the last 24 hours, a minimum of 40 areas in Hyderabad and adjoining districts recorded 10 to twenty cm of rain.

Flood waters entered homes in some colonies in LB Nagar, Hayatnagar, Abdullahpurmet, Saroornagar, Uppal, Ghatkesar, Boduppal, Peerjadiguda and different areas. Residents complained that yearly they had been going through the issue of floods because the authorities failed to make sure correct drainage and storm water techniques.

MLA Sudhir Reddy’s automotive bought caught in flood water in LB Nagar when he had gone to go to some flood-affected areas. The MLA alongside along with his workers was seen pushing the stranded automobile.

Residents of some colonies close to Saroornagar lake woke as much as the deluge. Roads had been flooded and water flowing from manholes entered homes.

The Highway Transport Company (RTC) depot in Hayatnagar was submerged. An analogous scene was seen within the native court docket and fireplace brigade police station.

Groups of the Catastrophe Response Power (DRF) of the Better Hyderabad Municipal Company (GHMC) had been on the sphere within the affected areas. Officers have suggested residents to dial 100 or 040-29555500 for any emergency help.

Based on the information accessible with the Telangana State Improvement Planning Society, Abdullahpurmet recorded the very best rainfall of 21.6 cm. Bandlaguda in Uppal recorded 21.25 cm of rain.

Rainfall in extra of 19 cm occurred at some locations in Hayatnagar. Saroornagar, Uppal, Medipally acquired greater than 15 cm of rainfall at some locations.

Rachakonda Police rescued 30 individuals trapped in flood waters in Mallikarjuna Nagar, Ayyapa Colony, LB Nagar space. He was shifted to a group corridor in Nagole. The police have deployed pickets in all of the delicate flood areas.

Heavy rains and deluge introduced again reminiscences of final yr’s floods in Hyderabad and its suburbs. In October final yr, over 50 individuals had been killed in flash floods within the state capital following heavy rains.

In the meantime, the Hyderabad Meteorological Middle has issued an alert for Hyderabad and several other different districts of Telangana. Heavy to very heavy rain very probably over Hyderabad and adjoining Rangareddy, Medchal Malkajgiri, Yadadri Bhuvanagiri, Sangareddy and Medak, Vikarabad, Nizamabad, Kamareddy, Siddipet, Jangaon, Adilabad, Nirmal, Khammam, Nalgonda, Suryapet and Mahabubabad districts on Thursday .

Heavy to very heavy rains could trigger waterlogging in lots of elements of the low-lying areas of those districts. It additionally warned of disruption of rail/street transport in some areas of the districts.


The above article has been printed from a telegram supply with minimal modifications in title and textual content.

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