Police and fire service personnel rushed to the spot and took up rescue operations. On Friday afternoon, they fished out the body of Vineeta. A search is on for Pratap's body.
The Collector explained that crops in 9,045 hectares were damaged in September and measures are being taken to provide input subsidy worth Rs 8.95 crore to farmers.
Flood fury in both Godavar and Krishna rivers in the state is abating with a falling trend of inflows from the upstream of both the rivers.
G Nagaraju (34) of Taraka Rama Nagar and his family were seen draining out the flood water out and staying in the house.
The other reason why they were afraid of moving out from their houses was, they had to leave behind their valuables and other articles, which they didn’t want to do.
'Nearly 1 lakh cusecs may be released by tonight (Monday) or tomorrow (Tuesday),' an official said.
According to officials, 13 villages in 8 mandals of East Godavari were affected by Godavari floods.
The police said Jaswanth, from Lingadalli village in Karnataka, and Lalithamma, from Molagavalli village, had come with their families for a wedding.