Rivers flowing near danger mark in UP
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Last Updated: Thursday, July 14, 2011, 21:38
  
Lucknow: Rivers Yamuna, Sharda and Ghaghra are on Thursday flowing near danger mark at some places in the state, official sources said here.

According to the central water commission report, river Sharda was flowing just 15 cm below the danger mark at Paliakala and was rising while Ghaghra was near danger mark at Ayodhya and (Turtipar) Ballia.

Level of Yamuna was rising in Mathura and it was flowing near the danger mark here, it said.

In the past 24 hours Gorakhpur recorded 13 cm rainfall while Siddharth Nagar 6 cm while Basti and Etawah had 5 cm rainfall each.

According to MET department forecast, in the next 24 hours, both the eastern and western regions are likely to receive some rainfall.

PTI


First Published: Thursday, July 14, 2011, 21:38


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