Mayor Pulusu Janardhana Rao, who visited the rain-affected areas on Wednesday, directed officials to clear the slush and stagnant water and open medical camps if necessary to prevent the spread of diseases.

He visited Yerrigedda in ward 44, Dayanandnagar (ward 43), Harijan Jaggayyapalem and Venkateswara Colony (ward 65), Appanna Colony and Bojjannkonda Colony (ward 64). He visited the family of Medikonda Lakshmi and assured her family members of extending ex gratia.