n a minute-long clip, an auto rickshaw and a automobile have been seen being swept away in flood waters

Hyderabad:

Streets submerged in flood water, automobiles being swept away in robust currents have been among the many a number of horrifying scenes witnessed in Hyderabad as heavy in a single day rain devastated components of the town and adjoining areas.

In a minute-long clip, an auto rickshaw and a automobile have been seen being swept away because the locals tried to save lots of the automobiles from being washed away.

In the meantime, officers confirmed to NDTV that Balapur lake was breached final night time which led to the flash floods in a number of areas of the town. This was the third lake breach inside every week in Hyderabad.

In one other dramatic visible, a automobile was seen being pulled out of a flooded street in Abdullapurmet, on the outskirts of Hyderabad.

The showers got here shut on the heels of a downpour that devastated components of the town earlier this week, killing no less than 50 folks and and inflicting hundreds of crores in injury.

Some areas obtained greater than 150 mm by means of the day, triggering visitors jams and water-logging.

The Catastrophe Response Power (DRF) personnel of the Larger Hyderabad Municipal Company (GHMC) have been constantly engaged on the sector clearing water stagnations and inundations and all potential measures have been being initiated in view of the rainfall, Vishwajit Kampati, Director, Vigilance and Catastrophe Administration of GHMC, mentioned in a tweet.

Telangana state is the hardest-hit space however the flooding has additionally affected neighbouring Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.

Telangana minister KT Rama Rao on Saturday mentioned that flood-hit households shall be recognized and given ration kits at their doorstep.