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India: Southwest monsoon-2009 - Daily flood situation report 16 Sep 2009

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SUMMARY OF IMPORTANT EVENTS AS ON 16.09.2009

RAINFALL/FLOOD SITUATION IN THE COUNTRY

- Light rainfall has been reported in some parts of Bihar, Tamilnadu & West Bengal. However, the rainfall activity in the rest of the country is not significant.

HUMAN DEATHS

- As per provisional information received from the affected States/UTs, 28 human deaths (Uttar Pradesh-14, Bihar-06, Madhya Pradesh-05, West Bengal-02 & Tamil Nadu-01) have been reported, thus raising the total death toll to 1089 from 1061.

Warning (IMD)

- Isolated heavy rainfall is likely over South Interior Karnataka, Tamilnadu, Kerala, Andaman & Nicobar Islands and northeastern States.

CENTRAL WATER COMMISSION

- There are 01 Moderate flood situation sites in the country against 04 Moderate flood situation sites on 15.09.2009