CM for effective relief and rescue arrangements

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has directed for effective relief and rescue arrangements to tackle excessive rain situation in the state. Disaster management teams should be ever ready to meeting any eventuality and act as soon as information is received. Chouhan was reviewing situation cropped up in the state due to rains here on Saturday. Revenue Minister Umashankar Gupta was also present on the occasion. The Chief Minister directed to maintain constant watch over …

Bhopal recorded 12 inch rains, 11 killed in MP

Bhopal: Rains continued to play havoc in the state as 11 people have died due to flood in the state in the last couple of days. Besides, Bhopal received record breaking rainfall in past 24 hours. For the first time in 43 years, 12 inch rainfall was recorded in a night. Four people died in the city during the rainfall. Previously in 1973 on July 22, 23.7 centimeter rainfall was recorded. Heavy rains continued to …