Authorities in Damoh district fished out a body after a car in which four persons were traveling in fell into a nullah in Damoh while two people lost their lives after roof of a dharamshala collapsed near Jatashankar after being hit by landslide late Sunday.
Since the onset of the monsoon, heavy rains wrecked havoc in Madhya Pradesh as several rivers are flowing above danger mark in the state.
Traffic has been badly hit in the state as swollen rivers flooded the arterial roads.
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The 33 districts that have received above average rains during the monsoon this year so far are Jabalpur, Katni, Chhindwara, Seoni, Mandala, Narsinghpur, Sagar, Damoh, Panna, Tikamgarh, Chhatarpur, Sidhi, Satna, Indore, Alirajpur, Khandwa, Ujjain, Mandsaur, Ratlam, Dewas, Shajapur, Murena, Shivpuri, Guna, Ashoknagar, Bhopal, Sehore, Raisen, Vidisha, Rajgarh, Hoshangabad, Harda, and Betul.
MP: Four persons rescued and one still missing after a car fell into an overflowing nullah in Damoh, last night. pic.twitter.com/xF8t96E8k3— ANI (@ANI_news) August 8, 2016
Chhatarpur(Madhya Pradesh): Landslide near Jatashankar last night, roof of a Dharamsala collapsed. 2 dead, 7 injured pic.twitter.com/vpBhKs1W44— ANI (@ANI_news) August 8, 2016
Missing person's body has been recovered. Four were rescued earlier after their car fell into an overflowing nullah in Damoh.— ANI (@ANI_news) August 8, 2016