Heavy rainfall in Jamshedpur leads to 30mm downpour, concern for floods and waterlogged roads; authorities ready to step in for support.
JAMSHEDPUR – Over the last 24 hours, Jamshedpur has seen heavy rains with over 30 mm of rainfall, causing concern of flooding and water breaching low-lying areas and flooding of houses near river banks.
Local authorities have been forced to sit up and take notice as municipal organizations are in ready state to handle the problem.
The monsoon is intensifying, causing increased rainfall patterns.
Authorities have not issued any warning yet. However, if the rains persist, the alertness level may have to be raised.
Intermittent high rains during monsoons stress the importance of improving drainage systems and citizen safety.
However, administration sources say that emergency support from local administration and disaster response teams is in place to address the issue.