Over 5,000 evacuated from Rajashan's Kota as release of dam water causes flooding; no casualties reported
Schools have been closed and Army, NDRF, SDRF and teams from Kota municipal corporation (KMC) engaged in rescue operations in areas along the river Chambal
The Rajasthan government has announced a compensation of Rs 1 lakh each to the next of kin of those who have lost their lives in the floods.
Two children drowned in a swollen pond and a body was fished out of a canal in Rajasthan's Pali district, taking the death toll to 17 since 22 July.
Rajasthan floods: Vasundhara Raje conducts aerial survey of affected areas, fast-tracks rescue operations
Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje reviewed the situation in the flood-hit areas of the state and gave necessary directions to the officials
Flood waters swept across several places in the country on Monday, killing two in Rajasthan and forcing Gujarat to declare a high alert.
Torrential rains triggered by the Southwest monsoon have created flood-like situation in four districts of Rajasthan where six people have reportedly died and more than 70 airlifted, officials said on Sunday.