Heavy Rains in the next 24 hours
October 23, 2013 - Hyderabad
The Meteorological department is predicting incessant rains in the next 24 hours in the State. The department has asked the Government to be alert to the heavy rains in the State. Heavy rains were observed in Mandasa, Palasa, Sompeta, Icchapuram regions in Srikakulam and Visakhapatnam on Wednesday. Rains in the capital city of Hyderabad has also reached a new record level.Heavy rains are also predicted in Mahabubnagar, Rangareddy, Hyderabad, Nalgonda, Khammam and Medak districts along with Coastal Andhra and Rayalaseema regions.
Chief Minister reviews
Meanwhile, Chief Minister Kiran Kumar Reddy has reviewed the current status with senior level officials. He has directed the officials to take necessary relief efforts in the areas which were battered by heavy rains in the last couple of days.