The inflow to major reservoirs in the district increased on Saturday owing to heavy downpour in their catchment areas.

The inflow to Linganamakki reservoir that was at the rate of 20,792 cusecs on Friday increased to 27,094 cusec on Saturday. The water level here was at 1,789 feet against the maximum level of 1,819 feet.

The inflow to Bhadra reservoir that was at the rate of 12,624 cusecs on Friday has increased to 19,373 cusecs on Saturday. The water level here stood at 160 feet against the maximum level of 186 feet.

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