The Pollution Control Board said the gush of stormwater restored the lake’s condition to normal after Ganesh idol immersions.
In Hyderabad, evening traffic was held up nearly everywhere, with water surging onto the roads from overflowing drains.
A well-marked low-pressure area over south Chhattisgarh and south Odisha is causing the rains.
With the southwest monsoon turning vigorous over Telangana, heavy to very heavy rainfall pounded several districts of the State on Monday, bringing normal life to a standstill.
According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), very heavy rainfall is likely on Monday, September 6, and it may intensify into extremely heavy rainfall on Tuesday.
Telangana: Villagers, cops save 16 tourists stranded in forest after local river starts overflowing due to rain
Soon after learning that these tourists have gotten stuck in the other side of the river, the police and locals, including sarpanch A Santosh, swung into action and started rescue operations.
Many Telangana districts that had initially experienced dry weather conditions received heavy showers from mid-August till end of the month.
On Sunday, several parts of the State, including Nalgonda, Vikarabad, Siddipet, Suryapet and Nizamabad, recorded moderate rains.
The IMD forecast shows that light to moderate rains are likely to occur in the State in next three days.
From January to June, only one or two dengue cases were detected every month. From July, the figures have increased to double digits.