Modi assured cooperation from the Center.
10 killed in Maharashtra.
new Delhi . Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday called Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and Karnataka Chief Minister B.R. s. Talking to Yeddyurappa and got information about the state of rain and floods. Modi consulted the Chief Ministers of both the states to know the flood and rain situation in Maharashtra and Karnataka. Modi also offered central assistance to both Yeddyurappa and Thackeray.
Modi assured cooperation from the Center-
Prime Minister Modi told the two Chief Ministers that in the event of this crisis, we stand in solidarity with our sisters and brothers. He assured the Center of all possible assistance in rescue and relief operations. Modi said in a tweet, “We spoke to Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray about the situation arising due to floods and heavy rains in some parts of the state. We stand in solidarity with our sisters and brothers in flood-hit Karnataka. Are. Reiterated the center’s support in rescue and relief operations. “
10 killed in Maharashtra
Officials said at least 10 people died in Maharashtra on Thursday as several towns and villages were flooded and road and rail traffic was affected in many districts of western Maharashtra and Marathwada and parts of Mumbai and coastal Konkan. .
Latur, Osmanabad and Beed were the worst affected in Solapur, Kolhapur, Sangli, Pune and Satara and Marathwada in western Maharashtra.
Flood problem in Karnataka as well
During this time the Prime Minister also spoke to the Chief Minister of Karnataka. Giving information on Twitter, he said, “We stand in solidarity with our sisters and brothers from flood-hit Karnataka. The Center is being assured of all possible cooperation in rescue and relief operations.” Due to torrential rains in the last few days, coastal and northern areas of Karnataka state have been flooded. The excess rainfall and water logging in agricultural areas here have damaged the kharif crops before harvesting.
Bagalkot, Ballari, Belagavi, Bidar, Dharwad, Gadag, Haveri, Hulabali, Kalaburagi, Koppal, Raichur, Vijayapura and Yadgir are the most affected in the north and northwest regions of the state. Six teams of National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been deployed in Bidar, Kalaburagi and Yadgir districts for rescue and relief operations.