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Release of water by Nepal inundates 61 villages in Bahraich, over 1.5 lakh people affected


"Following the release of lakhs of cusec of water by Nepal, at least 61 villages in the district have been inundated. The administration is providing relief to the affected people," Additional District Magistrate Jai Chandra Pandey said.

Agencies He also said 48 medical teams along with veterinary teams have also been deployed for relief work.

BAHRAICH: Over 60 villages in the Bahraich district here have been inundated following the release of water by Nepal from its three barrages into rivers, a district administration official said on Sunday.

The release of water has affected over 1.50 lakh people and damaged ...


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