New delhI: Light to moderate rain occurred over Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Madhya Pradesh, East Gujarat, parts of Vidarbha, Marathwada, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Rayalaseema, Sikkim, Assam, Meghalaya and Arunachal Pradesh during the last 24 hours, according to skymet weather report.
skymet weather forcasted the Western Disturbance is persisting as a trough over the upper reaches. A Cyclonic Circulation is persisting over Northeast Rajasthan and adjoining areas. A Cyclonic Circulation lies over South West Bay of Bengal and adjoining Sri Lanka region. A trough is extending from Northeast Arabian Sea across Gujarat to Northeast Rajasthan. Weather movement across the country during the last 24 hours
Light to moderate rain occurred at one or two places over Telangana, Coastal Andhra Pradesh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Light to moderate rain fell over South Chhattisgarh and rest of North East India
Rain paralyses normal life
Uttar Pradesh government has shut schools in Lucknow, Noida, Agra, Ghaziabad, and Kanpur from Classes 1 to 12 on Monday on account of excessive rainfall.
In UP, the IMD has issued a red alert for seven districts/cities – Kanpur, Kanpur Dehat, Unnao, Lucknow, Fatehpur, Hamirpur, and Raebareli. These regions have received heavy rainfall in the past few days.
Kanpur Dehat ADM Jagadamba Prasad Gupta on Sunday said that two persons and more than eight animals had been killed due to lightning strikes in the district the previous day.
The weather office has also predicted heavy rainfall in southern states. It said a heavy rainfall spell is expected over Tamil Nadu and Rayalaseema during the next 5 days and over Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Telangana during the next 24 hours.