Union Minister K Chirajeevi accidentally fell into flood waters while he was on a visit to rain-hit areas of East Godavari district on Monday.
With flood waters of Hati river receding in most places of Kalahandi, district administration said a total 1,731 houses have been affected.
At least 10 villages of Odisha`s Kalahandi district were marooned in flood waters due to heavy rains at the catchment areas of river Indravati.
Flood waters have entered over 1,000 villages in Bihar, forcing people to abandon their homes, even as rising water levels of most rivers posed a threat to many other villages, officials said Saturday.
Even as flood waters are receding
in Assam, Dhemaji township remained cut off from rest of the
world for the 24th day on Sunday.
Day in Pics: 3rd September
Showbiz World - September 3, 2014
Celebrities welcome Ganapati