Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday requested the catastrophe administration division officers and district magistrates to stay alert for a attainable flood state of affairs in view of heavy rainfall in catchment areas of Nepal and Gandak river.
The flood state of affairs might come up on account of heavy rainfall in West Champaran, East Champaran, Gopalganj, Muzaffarpur, Vaishali and Saran districts, an official launch mentioned.
It famous that the water stage and discharge from river Gandak are anticipated to extend in view of heavy rainfall in catchment areas of Nepal and Gandak river. The chief minister instructed the catastrophe administration division officers and the district magistrates (DMs) involved to make sure evacuation of individuals dwelling in low mendacity areas of Gandak river discharge, to greater and safer locations, the discharge mentioned.
He additionally directed the officers to stay ready for finishing up rescue and aid operations, it mentioned whereas asking them to increase help to these evacuated. All preparations be ensured for them as per the Customary Working Process (SOP), he mentioned, whereas making it clear that separate aid centres needs to be arrange for folks evacuated from any containment zone.
Such folks needs to be saved individually from the overall inhabitants affected by floods, he added.
He additionally requested officers to make sure that folks should keep social distancing and put on face masks on the aid centres.
Association of fodder in enough amount be made for cattle in areas from the place individuals are being evacuated, the CM mentioned.
Each NDRF and SDRF groups, which have been deployed in numerous districts, needs to be saved in alert mode in order that they will transfer rapidly within the occasion of any opposed state of affairs, Kumar mentioned, including that engineers of water sources division must also stay ready as a way to defend embankments.
In the meantime, the water sources division mentioned in a bulletin that each one its embankments are protected. The bulletin, nevertheless, didn’t point out lack of any human life and cattle on account of floods.
River Ganga is flowing beneath hazard mark in any respect areas, together with two locations in Patna, that’s, Gandhi Ghat and Digha from the place the water sources division collects the report.
Nonetheless, Baghmati river is flowing above hazard mark at Dhenga, Sonakhan, Dubbadhar, Kataunjha in Sitamarhi district, Beinbad in Muzaffarpur and Hayaghat in Darbhanga district, the bulletin mentioned.
Kamlabalan river is flowing above crimson mark at two locations of Jainagar and Jhanjharpur rail bridge in Madhubani, whereas Burhi Gandak is above hazard mark at Rosera rail bridge in Samastipur district.
Mahananda river is flowing above hazard stage at two locations of Taiyabpur in Kishanganj and Dhangaraghat in Purnea, whereas river Khiroi is flowing above hazard stage at Kamtaul and Ekmighat in Darbhanga district, it mentioned.