East Godavari: With no let-up in the floodwater level in the river Godavari following the heavy rains , 10 villages in district were inundated. While over 60 villages and 20 tribal hamlets in West Godavari district have been cut off due to the heavy inflows pic.twitter.com/gl5Tko9civ— NewsMeter (@NewsMeter_In) August 15, 2020
The flood like situation have given sleepless nights to the people residing in those area. The flood water has entered the spillway of Polavaram project, hampering construction work.
With the river Godavari continues to remain in spate in Andhra Pradesh, the first warning signal was raised on Saturday at Dowaleswaram near Rajamahendravaram as it received an inflow of 11.42 lakh cusecs.