Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Sunday appeal to the people not to panic . He further said that the flood situation is improving in Jammu region, but it continues to remain grim in the Kashmir region.
Flood situation turned grim in Odisha on Tuesday with water rising alarmingly in Mahanadi river system prompting the state government to step up rescue operation on a war footing with 23 people killed in rain and flood so far.
The toll in the Bihar floods Friday
rose to 96 with three children drowning in Begusarai district
as the overall situation improved with the major rivers maintaining a receding trend, official sources said.
With 13.5 lakh cusec water
flowing through Mundali near Cuttack the flood situation in at
least 19 districts of Orissa, including the thickly populated
Mahanadi delta, is feared to worsen in the next two days.