Monsoon fury hits India: Three dead in Gujarat floods, heavy rains lash West Bengal

Heavy rains since Friday night created a flood-like situation in several parts of Gujarat on Saturday, leaving three persons dead.

FP Staff July 23, 2017 14:30:11 IST
Monsoon fury hits India: Three dead in Gujarat floods, heavy rains lash West Bengal
Monsoon fury hits India Three dead in Gujarat floods heavy rains lash West Bengal

Heavy rains since Friday night created a flood-like situation in several parts of Gujarat on Saturday, leaving three persons dead, the state government said. PTI

Monsoon fury hits India Three dead in Gujarat floods heavy rains lash West Bengal

Rail and road traffic in Saurashtra region were disrupted as over a dozen state highways were affected and several trains cancelled due to waterlogging in Maliya Miyana town of Morbi district which threw normal life out of gear. PTI

Monsoon fury hits India Three dead in Gujarat floods heavy rains lash West Bengal

Not only Gujarat, but heavy downpour affected lives across the country, with waterlogging being reported in Punjab, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh. PTI

Monsoon fury hits India Three dead in Gujarat floods heavy rains lash West Bengal

Heavy rains lashed the southern and western districts of West Bengal on Saturday, swelling several rivers, and delaying local and inter-city trains. PTI

Monsoon fury hits India Three dead in Gujarat floods heavy rains lash West Bengal

IMD officials have ruled out an immediate flood threat in the state. The East Midnapur district administration, among other local bodies, has issued an alert to fishermen, warning them against venturing into the sea. PTI

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