These 12 districts, including Bhopal, will experience severe rainfall as the monsoon intensifies


Bhopal: The Madhya Pradesh monsoon is starting to move in. Most of the districts in the Jabalpur, Bhopal, and Narmadapuram divisions have seen rain during the past two days. The districts of the Shahdol, Ujjain, Rewa, Indore, Gwalior, Sagar, and Chambal divisions have also seen favourable weather. Rivers and rivulets have overflowed in numerous places as a result of the constant rain. The next two days are predicted to see more of the rain.

The MET department predicts heavy to very heavy rainfall for the next 24 hours over Bhopal, Rajgarh, Sehore, Barwani, Khargone, Mandsaur, Neemuch, and Guna. A yellow alert has furthermore been issued for the districts of Anuppur, Shahdol, Dindori, Katni, Chhindwara, Balaghat, Seoni, and Betul. The Met department has issued an orange alert for the cities of Mandla, Dindori, Shahdol, Anuppur, and Umaria. In these districts, heavy to very heavy rainfall is predicted over the next 72 hours.

A lightning strike across the state on Wednesday throughout the day resulted in eleven fatalities and four more critical injuries. Lightning struck the Sheopur, Bhind, Gwalior, and Chhatarpur districts. The Shipra River’s water level has risen in Indore and Ujjain. Water has swamped the temples erected on the ghats.