Rains continue in Udaipur-Sisarma flows at 4 feet
Heavy rains lash Udaipur.
It is the end of September and rains still continue to lash Udaipur. Normally monsoon recedes by this time but it seems it is not in a mood to do so. Monday 30th September rains began to show their form early morning as drizzle. By afternoon it started with a heavy down pour continuing the entire night.
8 mm rain was recorded in Udaipur city, Madar also had 8 mm, Udaisagar had 10 mm, Nai had 11 mm and Jhadol topped the list with 31 mm. Sisarma started flowing at 4 feet and water level has risen in both Mansi Vakal and Jaisamand. Badgaon dam is now at 23’6” as it received half a feet of water on Monday. The capacity of this dam is 24 feet. There are all the possibilities of this dam overflowing within a week. Mansi Vakal dam water level went up by 5 cm, Jaisamand by 8 cm and Akodara dam by 10 cm. Pichola and Fatehsagar are still getting a good flow of water. Fatehsagar gates were lifted 6 cms by Monday afternoon. Both the Madars are overflowing and gates of Udaisagar gates werer also lifted by 3 feet post 11 p.m. as it touched 24 feet level again.