Five more people perished in rain-related incidents pushing the death toll this monsoon to 161 in Uttar Pradesh where major rivers flowed near the red mark at several places today. Two persons each died in Bahraich and Fatehpur and one in Barabaki, officials said.

River Ganga was flowing close to the danger mark at Fatehgarh, Kannauj, Kanpur and Ballia. - PTI