Flood alert in western UP
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Last Updated: Saturday, September 04, 2010, 15:52
Muzaffarnagar: A flood alert has been sounded in three districts of western Uttar Pradesh where the river Ganga is flowing above danger level after water was discharged into it from Haridwar.

The flood alert has been issued in Muzaffarnagar, Bijnore and Meerut by the state chief secretary Atul Kumar Gupta.

Meanwhile, the District Magistrate Santosh Kumar today said that outpost of Purkazi and Shukartal areas in the district have also been put on alert.

He directed the administration to take all possible measures to evacuate people in case low-lying areas are inundated by the floods.


First Published: Saturday, September 04, 2010, 15:52

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