'Wettest place in June' race between two Meghalaya towns

Two nearby tiny hilltop townships in Meghalaya's East Khasi Hills district are vying for the "wettest place on the planet" title as both received over 4300 mm of rainfall in June, officials said on Friday.

Meghalaya: Sohra receiving record rainfall in June

World's wettest place, Sohra aka Cherrapunjee, has received bountiful rain this year breaching its 3500 mm mark of rainfall for the month of June, a first after 13 years.

It`s `burning hot` in wettest place on Planet Earth

Cherrapunjee is on the edge of a plateau on the southern slopes in the East Khasi Hills district.