Hyderabad: 17 persons died of Heavy rains in the state till date ,
350 Houses totally damaged. 2.49 lakh hectares of crop destroyed. 1.34 lakh hectares of rice crop destroyed. 1.31 lakh hectares of cotton crop destoyed. 135 rehabilitation centres are set up by the Government. 67, 419 people are shifted to safe zones out which 45,00 are from Srikakulam district. NDRF teams are sent to Srikakulam(4) and Guntur(3) Districts
Water level in Prakasham barrage is alarming. 1.35 cusecs of water is released downstream. 55 gates to a height of 3 feet and 15 gates to a height of 2 feet are lifted up.
Secunderabad-Visakhapatnam( Train No: 02728) special train is cancelled. Secunderabad to Bhubaneshwar Visakha Train is delayed and expected to start at 21:00 hours at Secunderabad.Narayanadri Express is expected to start at 22:00 hours at Secunderabad.