The District Administration of Mandsaur has announced that all public and private schools will remain closed on August 16 and August 17 due to heavy rainfall in the region, according to news agency ANI.
Meanwhile, District Education Officer in Rajghar has also announced that all public and private schools will remain closed on August 16 due to heavy rainfall in the region.
Three people drowned yesterday in Mandsaur district of Madhya Pradesh as around 3,000 people were shifted to relief camps following a heavy downpour.
A professor, his wife, and daughter were trying to click a selfie when they fell into a fast-flowing nullah on Wednesday morning. The people around the nullah pulled the professor but his wife and daughter were swept away by the fast-flowing water.
District Administration, Mandsaur: All public and private schools to stay closed on August 16 and August 17 due to heavy rainfall in the region. #MadhyaPradesh— ANI (@ANI) August 15, 2019
In another incident, a milkman drowned in a nullah at Badwan village in Mandsaur. The nullah was in full spate when he was trying to cross the bridge on his motorbike. His body was retrieved one kilometer away.
Some 3,000 people were evacuated from Malhargarh area, Mandsaur Tehsil and Mandsaur city in the district following floods and shifted to seven camps, the collector said. The water of the Shivani river has entered the famous Pashupatinath Mahadev temple on its bank.
The rivers Narmada, Kshipra, Betwa, Tapti, Tawa, Chambal and Parwati are in spate in the state.