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The photo is of Hazratganj, Lucknow. It has been raining heavily here since morning.
It has been raining in 32 districts of Uttar Pradesh for the last 24 hours. In these, in many districts, there was strong and in many places drizzle water fell. Rain is still going on in many districts including Jhansi, Lucknow, Jaunpur. Heavy water fell in some areas of the capital Lucknow and it is raining slowly in some areas. It has rained 2.4 mm in the last 24 hours. 291 boats have been deployed in the flood affected areas and 126 medical teams have been deployed in the state. The Meteorological Department has also issued an orange alert for 9 districts.
It is raining in these districts
Moradabad, Rampur, Sambhal, Lucknow, Rae Bareli, Amethi, Barabanki, Ayodhya, Gonda, Sitapur, Shahjahanpur, Hardoi, Bahraich, Shravasti, Balrampur, Siddharthnagar, Maharajganj, Kushinagar, Sant Kabir Nagar, Basti, Gorakhpur, Ballia, Deoria, Mau, It rained in Azamgarh, Ghazipur, Amethi, Ambedkar Nagar, Sultanpur, Jaunpur, Pratapgarh, Fatehpur. According to the Meteorological Department, winds will blow here at a speed of 60 km.
Orange alert issued for 9 districts
It has been raining heavily in Jhansi since morning.
The Meteorological Department has issued an orange alert for Lakhimpur Kheri, Bijnor, Muzaffarnagar, Pilibhit, Shahjahanpur, Varanasi, Sant Ravidas Nagar, Mirzapur and Prayagraj. Here lightning can occur with winds blowing at a speed of 87 km.
The state government made preparations for relief and rescue
State’s Relief Commissioner Ranvir Prasad informed about the rain situation and said that at present all the embankments in the state are safe, there is no worrying situation anywhere. In the last 24 hours, the average rainfall in the state is 2.4 mm, which is 25 percent against the normal rainfall of 9.6 mm. Thus, the average rainfall in the state since June 01, 2021 till now is 183.3 mm, which is 76 percent against the normal rainfall of 238.5 mm.
Prasad informed that a total of 3675 dry ration kits have been distributed so far. A total of 11,701 food packets have been distributed so far. 330 flood shelters and 590 flood outposts have been established in the state. Number of animal camps set up in the state in the last 24 hours 06 So far a total of 148 animal camps have been established. The number of animal vaccinations in the last 24 hours is 2852 and so far the total number of animal vaccinations is 78647.