Monsoon Update: Om Birla takes aerial survey of flood-hit areas in Rajasthan's Kota
Kota, Aug 07: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Saturday took an aerial survey of flood-hit areas here even as the Army was roped in to lead rescue operations after several people were trapped inside their houses due to the deluge.
At least 140 people were rescued at various places in the Sangod area of the district and evacuated to safer places till 11 am on Saturday.
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"We are facing problems in doing pooja. People are quite distressed. There is a lot of filthy water here as well," says a local pic.twitter.com/2yCzl6NU1u