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15 districts affected by floods in Uttar Pradesh


  • Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath took an aerial survey of some of the severely affected districts, including Bahraich, Banda and Balrampur on 3 Sep. 
  • Most of the rivers, originating from Nepal and flowing through the eastern parts of the state, are inundated due to excessive rains in the region in the last few weeks. 
  • Discharge of excess water from dams in Nepal has also aggravated the situation & Major rivers, including Saryu, Rapti, Gandak and Rohin are flowing above the danger mark.