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New Delhi: Monsoon rains continue in some parts of India, with the Central Water Commission issuing flood advisories for several states including Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand on Tuesday. Flooding And landslides.
It also said that due to heavy rains, there will be more water in reservoirs in many states.
An advisor to Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh said that heavy to very heavy rainfall is expected in the coming days. And water levels in Sutlej, Ravi, Beas, Ghaggar Yamuna, Bhagirathi, Alaknanda, Ganga, Ramganga, Sarda, Saraju and Ghaghra will arise.
“There is a possibility of flooding in some hilly districts. Due to landslides in the high ranges of these states, necessary precautions should be taken for possible river landslides and river flows,” the consultant said.
It advised for monitoring of rivers for increased flow.
An advisory for Gujarat, Maharashtra and Goa stated that isolated rains are expected with heavy to very heavy rainfall. The advisor said that the water level will increase in the basins of Lower Mahi, Lower Narmada, Lower Tapi and Damanganga.
The Narmada, Tapi, Damanganga rivers are rising rapidly and the water level is expected to rise further as heavy rainfall is expected for the next 4-5 days.
Currently, Madhuban dam in Valsad district of Gujarat has 67 percent storage and heavy rains are expected to cause heavy flooding.
“If any is to be done, it should be kept closed and continued, with due care and after informing all the downstream districts including Union Territory of Daman,” he said. ”
Several small dams in Saurashtra and Kutch are already near their (full reservoir level) FRL and heavy rains have also been predicted on Tuesday, with close monitoring to be conducted for proper reservoir operation.
Due to 4-5 days of heavy rainfall forecast in Konkan and Goa and in the Western Ghats mountain ranges in Maharashtra, there is a possibility of sudden rise in water level in the westward flowing rivers.
The advisor stated, “Maximum vigilance is to be maintained along the lowlands of these rivers, which are near railway lines and highways during the above period.”
An advisory for Odisha, Chhattisgarh, Andhra Pradesh and Telangana states that heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely Odisha And Chhattisgarh during next 4-5.
Godavari river is also flowing well due to rains in Chhattisgarh, Maharashtra and Telangana.
The Polavaram project on Godavari in Andhra Pradesh is expected to fetch around 53,000 cumec (cubic meter per second) by Wednesday 8.30 am and the Laxmi barrage around 16,500 cumec by Tuesday night.
The Godavari River at Kunavaram and Dovaleswaram Barrage (Sir Arthur Cotton Barrage) in East Godavari district of Andhra Pradesh is flowing under “severe flood conditions”.
The consultant said that the Hirakud Dam from Mahanadi is expected to have an inflow of about 10,100 cusecs and heavy rainfall is likely to continue in the reservoir.
for KarnatakaSaid, most of the dams in the Krishna River basin are storing between 86 and 98 percent.
Due to very heavy rains in central Maharashtra, Hidkal and Malaprabha are also under heavy flooding.
Krishna of Gokak Falls in Belagavi district of Karnataka is flowing above the danger level.
For Rajasthan and Madhya Pradesh, the consultant said that water levels in rivers like Chambal, Mahi, Sabarmati, Kalisindh, Banas are likely to rise.
Narmada is flowing near the danger level in Mandla, Madhya Pradesh.
Advisor for Bihar, Jharkhand and Gangetic West Bengal said that there are many rivers Bihar Severe flow continues for severe flooding conditions with a tendency to fall. This situation will continue for the next 3-4 days.


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