With rains continuing unabated for the third consecutive day, normal life was affected in the district. Intermittent showers continue to lash across most parts of the district. The Irrigation department released 400 cusecs of water into Krishna Western Delta. Vinukonda recorded the maximum amount of rainfall with 52m.m, while Guntur, Tenali, Repalle and Bapatla received copious amount of rain. Temperatures dipped below the normal in most parts of the district. In Guntur, the civic officials asked people to be on high alert. Municipal Commissioner K. Venkateswarlu asked people in low-lying areas to be vigilant. Two helpline numbers have been opened. They are 0863-2345103, 0863-2358015.