Gotegaon faces flood-like scenario due to fury of nature

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 30 Aug 2018 10:29:21



Our Correspondent


Flood-like situation occurred in Gotegaon’s low lying areas. With the heavy downpour, water logging and flood was witnessed in several places in Gotegaon. Water logging arose from Railway station to main market area and it was difficult for passengers and people to pass through. More than two feet water entered in the houses near Yamuna Nullah area. As the information of flood reached the administration, immediate rescue operation carried out and people were evacuated to camps. Food and medicines is being providing to flood affected area people.

Due to heavy rainfall, bridges on rivers and nullah were over flooded and road connection of Gotegaon with Narsinghpur, Parahansi, Lathgaon, Umaria was cut-off for several hours.
Medical team reached the rescue camp and checked the people and provided medicines to people. A jam was observed at the Kamti Imaliya as the river Umar was over flooded and flowing over the bridge.