Flood water in affected districts has receded and these districts are progressively returning to normal.
A total of 853 deaths and 71 injury cases have been reported in the State.
About 200 medical teams consisting of medical officers and para-medical staff have been sent to flood affected areas for providing medical assistance and taking prevention/control measures concerning any post-flood epidemic situation.
50 medical teams are operating in suburban Mumbai and 150 teams in rural areas.
The State is organizing hygiene awareness campaign on cable/TV programmes and through press briefings for use of alum, boiling drinking water by public.