GHMC announces to set up 600 special medical camps from August 16 to 26 to prevent the spread of seasonal diseases
The gates of Srisailam dam are likely to be lifted on Friday evening, as officials have decided to review the flood situation on Thursday evening.
Due to depression in the Bay of Bengal, moderate rainfall is expected at most places over north Telangana and north Andhra Pradesh during the next 24 hours.
Just a week ago, the rainfall deficit between actual monsoon rainfall levels and the historical normal in the state was close to 40 percent.
With the onset of monsoon, the usage of electricity generally goes down, compared to the previous seasons.
According to IMD, the State received 217.7 mm rainfall till Friday evening, against the normal of 326.5 mm.
The cumulative rainfall in Telangana from the start of this monsoon season has been 114.6 mm against the normal of 175 mm.
Telangana farmers are waiting for at least two-three more showers, so that there would be enough moisture in the soil before they can take up sowing.
Techies stuck in traffic block in Hyderabad were furious over the government’s job at the Mindspace rotary and underpass.
A day before inauguration of the Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme, Peddapalli experienced very heavy rainfall of 148.5 millimeters.
The Meteorological Department, Hyderabad, had said monsoon would reach Telangana by June 15, but by then, it had not even reached south coastal Andhra Pradesh.
he weatherman had predicted that monsoon would arrive in the State on June 10 or 11, the Chief Secretary said and wanted the officials to gear up to meet any eventuality.