A shocking video is doing round on the internet where a truck can be seen washing away on a flooded road in Andhra Pradesh. The incident happened on Thursday on Tadipatri Anantapur Highway.
Sharing this incident on Twitter, journalist Ashish wrote that a dry bulk tanker was washed away while crossing an overflowing culvert at Bukkarayasamudra on Tadipatri Anantapur Highway. The driver was rescued safely. Police have stopped the traffic on the road.
Heavy rains pounded different parts of Andhra Pradesh under the influences of a weather system that developed in the Bay of Bengal. The rivers in the state are overflowing due to the torrential rains for the last two days.
Sharing another video of the rain-related incident in Telangana, Ashis wrote informed on Twitter that a family along with a little child on their shoulders wade through waist-deep water in Mahabubnagar as the city received intense rainfall. According to IMD, light to moderate rain or thundershowers were very likely to occur at many places in Telangana.
He also shared a video of heavy rainfall in Andhra Pradesh, where roads could be seen flooded with water.
On September 10, a video went viral on social media where a 21-year-old girl was seen crossing the flooded Champavati river in Andhra Pradesh to attend her examination in Visakhapatnam.
Reports said that the woman Taddi Kalavati was from Marrivalasa village in Gajapathinagaram Mandal. She was working in a private company in Visakhapatnam and came to her village for urgent work. She was informed about the examination in the city.
Ashish shared this video too on Twitter and wrote that the girl was swimming in the river to attend the exam in Vizianagaram. She was risking her life with the help of her brother by crossing the flooded Champavathi river so that she could attend the exam in Vizag. Due to heavy rains, several rivers in North coastal AP were overflowing.