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Flood Ravages Bihar, 2.4 Million People Impacted As Water Enters New Areas

Jul 28, 2020 02:58 PM IST India India

The Patna Meteorological Centre warned of more rainfall in Bihar till August 1. The northern parts of the state that are closer to the Himalayan foothills are estimated to receive heavy rainfall. Flood water has spread to new areas in 11 districts of Bihar. This has affected an additional one-million people. According to the state disaster management department, 2.4 million people have been hit by the flood in Bihar.