According to weather reports heavy rainfall is being assumed in Gujarat state. Immense rainfall has been observed since yesterday. In kevadya colony(Narmada dist.) water level has been increased up to133.88m, after opening 15 gates of Narmada dam.
In Madhya Pradesh, sudden increase of water level has been seen by releasing water upto 4lakh Cusec from Omkareshwar dam. On Monday evening, 23 gates had been opened & 3,95,964 cusec water was been released.
On Tuesday, Sardar sarovar dam’s water level have been increased upto 133.84m which is being recorded first time in Gujarat’s history. By giving 3.70m wide opening,15 gates of Sardar sarovar dam have came into action and 4,60,598 cusec has been released. 5,52,315 cusec water level has been increased after the releasing of water .
Sardar sarovar’s live water storage level is been said to be 4235million cubic. Due to this situation appeared, 1200 mega watt river bed has been taken under the process while 3 units of 250 mega watt canal head have been taken into action.
Due to sudden increase of water level, the daily life of locals has been compromised and got disturbed completely. Narmada’s threat limit has been reached and at present is being flowing above 24m . Locals(20 villages) situated near the government body are put under alert.