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Heavy rains hit Odisha

Record rainfall recorded at Puri

Bhubaneswar, the capital of Odisha, has received 195 mm of rain in the last 24 hours, breaking a 63-year record. The rains have lashed the state and there are backlogs in many areas.

Authorities warned of heavy rains and floods. In Kendrapara district, two people were killed when a wall collapsed and no official confirmation could be obtained. Puri has received record rainfall of 87 years with 341 mm of rainfall in a single day. Rain has been recorded. The coastal city received 210.8 mm of rainfall on September 2, 1934. Vehicles were seen floating in the water in the Nayapalli area near the ISKCON temple. Many homes and markets were flooded. An ambulance also got stuck in the water. Some houses have been blocked in Dumuduma area.

The situation is similar in Puri, Cuttack and Paradip areas. Municipal officials said that 100 pumps have been sent to Bhubaneswar and Cuttack to draw water. The low pressure belt received 195 mm of rainfall at Bhubaneswar and on September 9, 1958, it received 163 mm of rainfall. A low pressure belt has formed in the northwestern part of the Bay of Bengal and has now shifted to Chandbali in Bhadrak district. The meteorological department had warned of danger in thirteen districts. The belt is likely to move towards North Odisha, North Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh.

3 siblings drown in river in Rajasthan

Kota: The bodies of three minor siblings who drowned in the Parwan River near a village in Rajasthan’s Baran district were recovered on Monday morning.

According to Superintendent of Police Jitendra Jain, Kaushal Nath (14), Kashish (10) and Sonakshi (5), both residents of Baingani village within the limits of Bara Sadar Police Station, were swept away by the strong current of the river when they went for a bath with their father Bharatraj Nath on Sunday. Given.

The bodies of the three were pulled out of a river near Asan village on Monday and handed over to their families after autopsy, police said.

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