With substantial inflows coming into Wainganga and Wardha Rivers and other tributaries in the upstream areas, flood level changed into elevating in Godavari.

Water level changed into recorded at 37.10 toes at Bhadrachalam at 1 p.m. on Tuesday. The pattern changed into elevating, talked about the Central Water Payment (CWC) authorities.

Flood level could per chance well additionally contact the first warning level (43 toes) by Tuesday night time or tiring night time, the Irrigation officials talked about and alerted the officers of fairly just a few departments in West and East Godavari districts.

Godavari is elevating at Kunavaram, Koida, Coffer dam, Polavaram, Previous school Railway Bridge at Rajamahendravaram and at Sir Arthur Cotton Barrage, Dowleswaram.

Road links decrease-off

Road transportation has been cutoff to about 19 villages from Polavaram, as flood water changed into overflowing from the causeway at Kothur village.

“Countrymade boats had been arranged at Kothur low-level bridge, to shift the villagers in emergency. Medicines, rice, pulses, kerosene, vegetables, candles and other essentials were shifted to the flood-hit habitations upfront,” Polavaram Sub-Collector R.V. Suryanarayana educated The Hindu.

“If the flood level touches 2nd warning level (48 toes) at Bhadrachalam, villages located on Godavari bund could per chance well additionally inundate,” the Sub-Collector talked about.