Incessant rains; Authorities sound alert warning

Incessant rains; Authorities sound alert warning

Srinagar: Sounding alert warning due to incessant rains in the Kashmir valley, people living around Jhelum and low lying areas have been asked to remain vigilant as the water levels in the river are feared to surge further.
“Due to continuous rains since morning of 5th April, 2017, the gauge at Sangam has touched the alert level of 18 ft,” Er. Latief Ahmad Malik, Superintending Engineer Hydraulic Circle, Srinagar said in a written statement.
He added that the people residing along the embankments of river Jhelum an in low lying areas of south and central Kashmir are advised to remain vigilant.

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