Godavari flows at perilous levels, flood warnings issued


East Godavari: Barely a month after the villages in Andhra Pradesh’s Godavari district were flooded by the Godavari River, a first-level flood warning has been issued for the dowleswaram barrage in East Godavari district. Godavari River is flowing in danger levels. The water levels touched 14.70 feet at dowleswaram and 13.70 lakhs cusecs of water discharged into Bay of Bengal by lifting 175 gates. Second warning issued at dowleswaram barrage. All boats across the Godavari anchored at the shores. All rivulets are overflowing and reached the waters in to Godavari.