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Odisha: Incessant Rains Lead To Waterlogging In Berhampur

05 September 2019

Rabindranath Behera

Berhampur: Hours of incessant rains caused waterlogging in certain low lying areas of Berhampur on Thursday. The town had been witnessing heavy rainfall since yesterday.

The areas of Gajpati Nagar, Nilanchal Nagar, Basudev Nagar, Bank Colony saw roads filled with water.

Berhampur Municipal Corporation (BMC) swung into action and has begun cleaning of the clogged drains.

The Regional Meteorological Department had predicted heavy rainfall in Ganjam and other districts owing to a low pressure in Bay of Bengal.