Weather Updates: Three died due to floods in Assam and seven due to lightning in Gujarat, know how is the monsoon


new Delhi: There was a slight improvement in the flood situation in Assam on Tuesday, but the situation still remains critical. Here three more people died due to floods, due to which the number of people who died in the flood has increased to 25. Meanwhile, torrential rains occurred in many parts of the country, while seven people have died due to lightning in Gujarat.

1.5 million people affected by floods in Assam

According to an official bulletin in Assam, out of the total 25 districts affected by the flood, two districts – Udalguri and Kamarup (city) – reduced flood water. The floods have affected more than 1.5 million people and killed 25 people, three of whom died on Tuesday, two in Barpeta district and one in Dibrugarh.

Assam State Disaster Management Authority said that Dhemaji, Lakhimpur, Vishwanath, Chirang, Nalbari, Barpeta, Bongaigaon, Kokrajhar, Dhubri, South Salmara, Golpara, Kamrup, Morigaon, Hojai, Naugaon, Golaghat, Jorghat, Majuli, Sivasagar, Dibrugarh, Tinsuk And the flood situation in West Karbi Anglong districts remains critical.

How is the monsoon?

The weather in North India was mainly humid while monsoon rains occurred in many areas of western, central, eastern and northeast regions. Seven people died in different incidents of lightning in Gujarat’s Saurashtra.

In the national capital, the mercury remained somewhat down due to partly cloudy conditions and light rains in different areas. However, the humidity level rose to 91 percent, causing a lot of trouble for Delhiites as the humidity increased.


Delhi’s Safdarjung Observatory recorded a maximum temperature of 37.5 ° C. In most places, the maximum temperature was recorded between 36 ° C to 40 ° C.

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According to a forecast by the India Meteorological Department, “Heavy rains are expected to continue over the next five days in eastern Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, West Bengal and Sikkim and northeastern states.”

Uttar Pradesh has the highest humidity in Agra

Uttar Pradesh’s capital Lucknow recorded a maximum temperature of 35.6 degrees Celsius, while the minimum temperature was 26.2 degrees Celsius. Agra was the hottest city in the state where the temperature was 37.7 degrees Celsius, Jhansi 37.6 and Etawah 37 degrees Celsius. According to the department, 35 mm rainfall was recorded in Ballia while 3.6 mm in Varanasi.

Day temperatures in Haryana and Punjab remained near normal. Chandigarh, the joint capital of the two states, recorded a maximum temperature of 36.3 degrees Celsius. Hisar recorded a temperature of 40.4 degrees Celsius.

Most cities of Rajasthan recorded an increase in the maximum temperature by two to three degrees Celsius as compared to Monday. Bikaner recorded a maximum temperature of 45 degrees Celsius.

According to the Meteorological Department, the maximum temperature was 45 ° C in Bikaner, 44.9 ° C in Churu, 43.4 ° C in Sriganganagar-Jaisalmer, 43.1 ° C in Jodhpur, 42.4 ° C in Badmer, 41.9 ° C in Jaipur, 40 ° C in Ajmer, Kota recorded 37.8 degrees Celsius, Dubok 37.6 degrees Celsius. At the same time, minimum temperature was recorded between 25.2 ° C to 33.8 ° C in most places of the state.

The department has predicted thunderstorms in Banswara, Baran, Bhilwara, Bundi, Jhunjhunu, Jhalawar, Dungarpur, Kota, Pratapgarh, Rajsamand, Sirohi, Udaipur during the next 24 hours.

Seven people died due to lightning in Gujarat’s Saurashtra

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Seven people, including two children, died in separate incidents of lightning strikes in Saurashtra region of Gujarat on Tuesday. Heavy rainfall has been recorded in this area.

A 35-year-old woman and her 12-year-old son were killed by lightning at a farm in Raqqa village in Lalpur in Jamnagar district, while two women were killed in a similar incident in Viramdad village in Devbhumi Dwarka district, an official said. Died He said that three people died due to lightning in two villages of Botad district in similar incidents. The dead include a five-year-old boy, his 60-year-old grandfather and a 17-year-old teenager. These dead bodies have been taken to nearby hospitals for post mortem.


Heavy rains occurred in many parts of Saurashtra

Heavy rains occurred in many parts of Saurashtra, especially in Jamnagar, Gir Somnath, Junagadh, Rajkot and Bhavnagar districts. According to the meteorological department, the highest rainfall of 73 mm was recorded in Kalavad of Jamnagar in just two hours on Tuesday afternoon, while Veraval in Gir Somnath district and Dhol in Jamnagar district received 48 mm of rain till 4 pm. According to the information received from the department, nine talukas of Gujarat received more than 40 mm of rain from 6 am to 4 pm.

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