All the claims of the district administration and municipal administration were opened in Azamgarh in one hour of rain. The result of the blockage of drains was that water logging from the streets to the police post. The water logging was also such that children had to go to school after passing knee-length water. Not only this, water was seen flowing on the roads as if there was a flood. Even after this the officials have remained silent.
Flood like situation in Azamgarh city
Let us inform that so far only two days of sporadic rain had occurred in the district. There was a drought like situation here. Political parties had even started demanding that the district be declared dry. Meanwhile, on Thursday morning, it rained for one hour in the district.
The district administration and the municipality were claiming for the past one month that all the drains have been cleaned. At the same time, it was being claimed to keep the system in the flood area as before, but one hour of rain exposed the whole system.
There was heavy water logging in Badarka, Paranapur, RTO office, Madaya, Raidopur areas of the city. Due to the blockage of the drain, water was flowing on the roads as if there was a flood. Even after this the municipality did not wake up. People are worried about water logging.
Badarka police post is completely submerged in water. The soldiers posted here have been imprisoned in the outpost. At the same time, children were seen going to school after passing knee-high water. Within a day, the situation went from bad to worse.
Omprakash Agrawal, Rajendra Seth, students of the city Avnish Kumar, Naman Singh etc. say that if the municipality had taken lessons from the situation like the floods that arose last time, then today this situation would not have happened. Right now it is the condition of the first rain, what will happen next can be understood.