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AP CM writes to Amit Shah; seeks on the spot birth of ₹1,000 cr for flood relief works

Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has mentioned that as per preliminary estimates, the loss attributable to most modern rains and floods is estimated at ₹4,500 crore and sought a bellow birth of ₹1000 crore from the Centre to speak normalcy.

In a letter to Union Dwelling Minister Amit Shah, the CM explained the affect of most modern torrential rains and flood plan back in the Recount and sought on the spot monetary toughen.

The Chief Minister mentioned that farmers and unpleasant households had been enormously littered with the incessant rains, which resulted in 14 deaths across the Recount. He requested the Dwelling Minister to ship a Central team to estimate the loss.

As per the preliminary estimates, the loss is estimated at ₹4,500 crore, and a bellow birth of ₹1,000 crore is considerable to speak normalcy.

Pointing out that heavy rains and gales created havoc in the Recount, the Chief Minister careworn out the necessity for on the spot support from the Union Govt for taking relief and rehabilitation works.

The Chief Minister explained that attributable to deep despair in the Bay of Bengal, the Recount witnessed torrential rains between October 9- 13, tense the well-liked lives. On October 13, Polavaram of East Godavari district received a maximum rainfall of about 26.5 cm, followed by Katrenikona with 22.8 cm and Tallarevu with 20 cm, Akivedu and Peravalli of West Godavari district received 20.5 cm and 20.4 cm of rainfall.

With the power rains, rivulets and streams had been flooded, resulting in excessive damage to the roads, vitality offer and infrastructure. The farmers suffered a heavy loss with huge nick damage one day of the harvesting season, shedding all of their earnings. Moreover having precise rains in the Recount along with the neighbouring states Maharashtra, Telangana and in greater catchment areas of Krishna basin, main inflows had been received at Prakasam Barrage. The Recount authorities had taken swift measures by shifting the of us from the flood-affected areas to relief camps providing your total considerable support, he mentioned.

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