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India: Southwest monsoon-2009 - Daily flood situation report 12 Jul 2009

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SUMMARY OF IMPORTANT EVENTS AS ON 12.07.2009

RAINFALL/FLOOD SITUATION IN THE COUNTRY

ASSAM

- Light to moderate rainfall has been reported in some parts of the State during last 24 hours.

- No human death has been reported in the State during last 24 hours.

- 155 cattle/livestock have been perished.

- About 2.08 lakh population and 234 villages in 08 districts are reported to have been affected in the State due to flood so far.

- 06 relief camps have also been opened in the affected areas.

KERALA

- Light to moderate rainfall has been reported in some parts of the State during last 24 hours.

- 01 human death has been reported in the State during last 24 hours.

- 09 cattle/livestock have been perished.

- About 26456 people are reported to have been affected.

- 1523.64 ha cropped area have been affected.

- 4696 houses have been damaged.

KARNATAKA

- Light to moderate rainfall with isolated heavy rainfall has been reported in some parts of State during last 24 hours.

- No human death has been reported in the State during last 24 hours.

- 852 cattle/livestock have been perished.

- 2289 houses have been damaged.

- In 06 relief camps about 290 people are staying.

- 09 boats have been deployed for rescue and relief operations.

INDIA METEOROLOGICAL DEPARTMENT

- The western end of the monsoon trough shifted northwards and now its axis at mean sea passes through Anupgarh, Hisar, Hardoi, Gajipur, Phalodi, Midnapur, Digha and thence southeastwards to eastcentral Bay of Bengal. It is likely to start southward movement during 2-3 days.

CENTRAL WATER COMMISSION

- There are 01 High Flood and 03 Moderate flood situation sites in the country.

RAINFALL SITUATION IN THE COUNTRY DURING LAST 24 HOURS

- Light to moderate with isolated heavy rainfall has been reported in some parts of Rajasthan, Karnataka, Kerala, Jharkhand, Orissa, and in some parts of Northeastern States.