Heavy rains in Andhra Pradesh after Cyclone Nilam

After Nilam cyclone heavy rains continue to lash coastal areas of Andhra Pradesh. The death poll has risen to 32 till now.
Vishakapatnam, Prakasam, East Godavari and Viziana-garam have received close to 25 cm of rainfall since Saturday. People from low lying areas have been evacuated to relief camps. More rainfall is expected in next 24 hours according to MET Department.

The rainfall on Sunday was such that Narasapur in West Godavari district received a record 31 cms of rainfall in the last 24 hours, followed by 27 cms in Amalapuram, 25 cms in Rajahmundry (both in East Godavari district), 25 cms in Yelamanchili (Visakhapatnam dist), 23 cms in Koderu (West Godavari district).

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Kiran Kumar Reddy directed chief secretary Minnie Mathew to put all concerned departments on high alert and closely monitor the flood and heavy rains situation.

Congress leader, Badruddin Shaikh, attacked in Juhapura after parking row

Badruddin Shaikh, leader of opposition in the Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation was assaulted in Juhapura on Sunday night. He had gone there to attend wedding functions. Shaikh was later admitted to the VS Hospital with injuries in head and chest.
Shaikh went to Kadri party plot to attend a wedding where he had a fight with the driver of another car. According to Shaikh, the other car’s owner and his companions beat him up and attacked him with a sword.

4-year-old dies of heart disease, family donates eyes, Veraval

A four-year-old girl was born with a heath disease following which she died. However, her family decided to donate her eyes setting a great examples for the society. The family is of 50 members and live together under one roof.

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