Weather Alert! The pressure of cyclonic winds formed in the north-west of the Bay of Bengal, rain in many states including UP-Uttarakhand till July 25

Weather Alert! The pressure of cyclonic winds formed in the north-west of the Bay of Bengal, rain in many states including UP-Uttarakhand till July 25

Monsoon rains are occurring in many parts of India including Mumbai and Delhi. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) issued a red alert in Mumbai for July 21 and 22, with extremely heavy to very heavy rainfall at isolated places. More than 30 people have died in accidents due to rain in Mumbai, the capital of Maharashtra. Simultaneously, suburban train services were also disrupted and many long distance trains were diverted due to waterlogging and floods.

Head of Regional Meteorological Center Dr. Jayant Sarkar said that earlier the Meteorological Department had issued an 'Orange Alert', but now it has been changed to 'Red Alert' for Wednesday after changing due to 'favorable contemporary conditions'. is. The metropolis also received heavy rains on Sunday and Monday. The government said that there are two favorable contemporary conditions for heavy to very heavy rains in Mumbai today and in the next few days. The intensity of rain is expected to intensify from the low pressure area from South Gujarat coast to Karnataka coast.

The second thing, he said, is the "air systems" built in Mumbai and the neighboring region. There will also be widespread rain in Konkan and Madhya Maharashtra. There is also a possibility of widespread rain in Marathwada region till Thursday and after that the intensity of rain may reduce. A low pressure area is forming along the coast between Maharashtra and Karnataka, due to which westerly westerly winds often blow over the land from the Arabian Sea.

Delhi Traffic Police officials said at least 20 underpasses were submerged following incessant rains in the city on Monday and Tuesday, due to which the situation in Delhi was not much better. However, the IMD in its evening bulletin on Wednesday said that the rainfall activity over Northwest India is likely to reduce further from Thursday. The department had earlier said that widespread and heavy rains in northwest India would start reducing from Wednesday.

Heavy rain likely in Gujarat for next four to five days

The Bulletin said that a Cyclonic Circulation is persisting over North-West Bay of Bengal and under its influence, a Low Pressure Area is likely to form over the water source during the next 48 hours. The IMD said that the monsoon is likely to move west-northwestwards during the next two to three days.

Heavy to very heavy rainfall is very likely to continue over west coast and adjoining areas and Gujarat during next four to five days. On July 21 and 22, there is a possibility of extremely heavy rains in Konkan, Goa and Ghat areas of Madhya Maharashtra. At the same time, light to moderate rain may occur at isolated places in Delhi in the next 24 hours.

Heavy rain likely in western Himalayan region

Heavy rain is very likely to occur at isolated places over the western Himalayan region including Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh, Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh and adjoining north-west Indian states of Punjab, Uttar Pradesh today. Although the intensity of rain is predicted to decrease further from July 22, it is likely to increase again from July 25.

Heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely over East India and adjoining Central India between July 21 and 24. On July 21 and 22, isolated extremely heavy rainfall is likely over Telangana and Coastal Andhra Pradesh. At the same time, similar weather can remain in Vidarbha, Chhattisgarh and East Madhya Pradesh on 22 July. There is a possibility of lightning with moderate to strong thunderstorms during the next 24 hours in Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Bihar.


The Center is trying to find a peaceful solution to the Assam and Mizoram border dispute, no plans for a CBI inquiry - officials informed

The Center is trying to find a peaceful solution to the Assam and Mizoram border dispute, no plans for a CBI inquiry - officials informed

The Center has no plans to have a neutral agency like the CBI probe the recent clashes along the Assam-Mizoram border , but is trying to resolve the dispute peacefully at the earliest. Two top government officials said that the central government does not want to take any such decision which will worsen the situation.

He said that the central government wants a peaceful solution to the current border dispute between Assam and Mizoram and Union Home Minister Amit Shah is in constant touch with both the Chief Ministers- Himanta Biswa Sarma (Assam) and Zoramthanga (Mizoram). Zoramthanga also tweeted, "I still hope for an amicable solution to the Assam-Mizoram tension from the Center."

He also tagged Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Chief Ministers of Meghalaya, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh, Manipur, Tripura and Sikkim in his tweet. At the same time, the Chief Minister of Assam said in his tweet, "Our main objective is to keep the spirit of the Northeast alive. What happened on the Assam-Mizoram border is unacceptable to the people of both the states. The border dispute can be resolved only through discussion.

The clash took place on 26 July

Asked whether the probe into the July 26 clash was likely to be handed over to a neutral agency like the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), both the top government officials said no decision has been taken in this regard yet. Five Assam policemen and a civilian were killed and more than 50 people were injured in the clash. Apart from this, neither state of Assam or Mizoram has made any formal request for a neutral agency to conduct an inquiry, he said.

One of these officials said, "Both the state governments are cooperating and the central government is confident that there will be no more clashes on the border." FIRs have been registered against political leaders, police and civil administration officials. Both the government officials mentioned the steps taken to reduce tension along the Assam-Mizoram border.

On July 28, a meeting was held under the chairmanship of Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla.

The Chief Secretaries and Director Generals of Police of both the states participated in a meeting chaired by Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla on July 28 in which it was decided to deploy a neutral force (CRPF) at the conflict site. Earlier, the two chief secretaries had met in a bilateral meeting in Delhi. After this, the central government issued an advisory to both the states asking them to maintain peace on the inter-state border. Both officials said the July 26 violence was a "sporadic" incident and such incidents are unlikely to happen again in future.