Heavy rains lash Nashik

Heavy rains continued to lash the district disrupting normal life.

Updated: Aug 01, 2010, 15:17 PM IST

Nashik: Heavy rains continued to lash the district disrupting normal life.

Incessant rains since yesterday has filled up two major dams -- Gangapur and Darna -- to 56 to 80 percent respectively while water level in other small reservoirs are also increasing steadily.

Farmers have also completed their sowing operations in the district following good rainfall.

Meanwhile, diseases like Swine Flu, Malaria, Jaundice are on the rise in the city.

Fifteen Swine Flu patients have been admitted in the Nashik civil hospital and Nashik municipal hospitals out of which eight have been tested positive for the viral infection,
hospital sources said.

PTI

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