Hyderabad: With heavy rains lashing the city since last evening, Chief Secretary CS Somesh Kumar directed the Hyderabad Collector and GHMC to be on alert and instructed the officials to regularly monitor the situation.
Leaves of all the employees have been cancelled and instructions were issued to stay on alert and address the grievances immediately.
Since 8 am today, EVDM call centre received 23 complaints, including 14 water logging, three tree falling and four tree branches collapsing from different areas. Officials said all the complaints have been attended.
Among all the areas, Hayathnagar (111.35 mm), Bandlaguda (82mm), Charminar (75 mm), Saroornagar (71.5mm) Abdullapurmet (66 mm) and Balanagar (64.5 mm) received heavy rainfall, said officials.
Similarly, moderate rainfall of 63.5 mm was recorded in Musheerabad, 63.5 mm in Uppal, 61.5 mm in Malkajgiri, 59.3 in Secunderabad and 58.5 mm in Asifnagar, they added.