Special Correspondent

VELLORE: Vellore town and other parts of the district received intermittent rain, which was heavy in some places, in the last two days. Vellore town received light to heavy rain on Wednesday afternoon.

Arakkonam received the highest rainfall of 96 mm during the 24 hours ending 8.30 a.m. on Wednesday, while the district received an average rainfall of 29.46 mm during the period.

The rainfall recorded (in mm) in other parts of Vellore district during the same period are Sholinghur 80, Vellore 24, Walajapet 22, Melalathur 18.8, Gudiyatham 18.4, Alangayam 16, Tirupattur 14.9, Vaniyambadi 12, Arcot 11.6 and Ambur 10.