TAMIL NADU

Heavy rain lashes Krishnagiri district

Rain effect: The inundated Gandhi Road in Krishnagiri on Tuesday.

Rain effect: The inundated Gandhi Road in Krishnagiri on Tuesday.   | Photo Credit: — Photo: N. Bashkaran

Staff Reporter

Many low-level areas submerge in rainwater; traffic affected

KRISHNAGIRI: Heavy rain lashed the district on Tuesday inundating low-level areas and disrupting traffic in many places.

Though the town has been experiencing intermittent rain for the last one week, Tuesday’s downpour for more than 45 minutes disrupted the normal life in the town.

Hosur, Denkanikottai, Kaveripattinam, Bargur, Shoolagiri and Veppanapalli towns in the district received heavy rain.

Rainwater got stagnated in the old bus stand in Pazhayapettai, Mahatma Gandhi Road, Market Road, Tiruvalluvar Nagar, Bharathi Nagar and Periyar Nagar in Kattikanapalli Panchayat in Krishnagiri Town.

Drains overflow

In some places, the storm water drains started overflowing. However, power supply was not affected in the Krishnagiri town.

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