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Copious rainfall in Chittor district

CHITTOR, OCTOBER 15TH

Farmers in the rain-shadow Chittoor district are a happy lot with nonstop rains this week,   The rains have brought abundant inflows into thousands of village tanks, check dams, farm ponds  

In September-October, four spells of rain lashed several parts of the western mandals

Of the 66 mandals in the district, the tri-state Kuppam Assembly constituency with its four mandals of Kuppam, Gudupalle, Shantipuram and Ramakuppam, received unprecedented rains, considered a rare spectacle in the last two decades.

  In the second week, Palar   river received a massive gush of waters along its 50-km stretch in Chittoor district, thanks to the lifting of 32 gates of Bethamangalam reservoir in Karnataka.

Oct 15, 2017
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