Alarm bells ring as Ganga, Yamuna swell; water level rises at Triveni Sangam in Allahabad - See Pics

With various tributaries pouring in huge amount of water in Ganga and Yamuna, the water level has significantly risen at Triveni Sangam.

Last Updated: Aug 09, 2016, 09:36 AM IST
Alarm bells ring as Ganga, Yamuna swell; water level rises at Triveni Sangam in Allahabad - See Pics
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Allahabad: With various tributaries pouring in huge amount of water in Ganga and Yamuna, the water level has significantly risen at Triveni Sangam.

The roads have been inundated in the area.

Due to rise in the water level, the locals are facing a harrowing time.

People were seen travelling on boats and shifting to other places with their belongings.

Monsoon has been normal over Uttar Pradesh with light to moderate rain or thunder showers at few places over eastern part of the state.

According to Met department, chief amount of rainfall recorded in cms was Attara 12, Varanasi and Phoolpur 11 each, Deoband 9, Jhansi 7, Chandauli 6, Mirzapur, Allahabad, Fursatganj and Saharanpur 5 each, Maudha and Rath 4 each, Ghanpur, Rae Bareli, Ghorawal, Pratapgarh, Nakur, Mauranipur and Mahob 3 each.

The weatherman has predicted rain or thundershower at few places over western UP tomorrow.