Earlier on August 3, the Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister had spoken to Prime Minister Narendra Modi who assured all possible help to the flood-hit state.
Coming to know about around nine villagers being stuck atop the village panchayat building since Tuesday night, the home minister travelled by the SDRF boat to the spot in Kotra village.
Torrential rains in the Gwalior-Chambal region of Madhya Pradesh have affected 1,171 villages, especially Sheopur and Shivpuri districts.
Thirty villages of Sheopur have been affected by the floods in the rivers Quarri, Seep, and Parvati.
While two NDRF teams are already engaged in rescue operations and three more have been sent from Varanasi and Lucknow in UP.