Ranchi: Due to the low pressure created in the Bay of Bengal, due to continuous rain for two days in the entire Jharkhand, life has been disturbed. According to the meteorologist, the weather is clear from Thursday.The weather will remain clear in most areas of the state. Light rain is expected along with thunderstorms at one or two places. It will be partly cloudy.
Abhishek Anand, Senior Scientist of the Central Meteorological Department said that from Thursday, the weather have started clearing in most areas of the state. Light rain is expected along with thunderstorms at one or two places. It will be partly cloudy. The dense clouds raised by the low pressure formed in the Bay of Bengal are now moving rapidly towards Rajasthan via Madhya Pradesh. With this, Jharkhand is expected to get relief from rain.
Many houses have collapsed in Jharkhand due to two days of rain. There was power outage in many areas due to the fall of poles and breaking of wires. Due to the rise in the water level of the dam, the gate had to be opened to drain the water. An auto laden with ration got washed away in the Ghaghra river of Bishnupur.
The tractor got stuck in the torrent of diversion made on the Geruva river of Tandwa in Chatra district. The tractor driver and laborers were rescued by local youths after three hours. Due to excess water in Kanke Dam in Ranchi, it was time to open the gate. This filled the Potpoto river with water. According to the Meteorological Department, the highest rainfall in the state in the last 24 hours was in the Kudu area of Lohardaga. 128.4 mm of rain was recorded in Kudu. About 35 mm of rain has been recorded in Ranchi.