Floods in India

The heaviest flood in over a 100 years hit the Prakasam Barrage on Krishna River threatening several villages downstream even as the toll due to heavy rains and rampaging floods in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka climbed to 205. Andhra Pradesh & Karnatka are under the grip of flash floods. Several towns and villages in the state, particularly in Kurnool, Mahabubnagar and Krishna districts in Andhra Pradesh, have been inundated with the mighty Krishna river and its tributaries in spate for the past four days.

 

Source: http://glidenumber.net/glide/public/search/details.jsp?glide=18922.

 

Disaster Information
Region: 
India, Andhra Pradesh and Karnakata
Occurance Date: 
05/10/2009