Delhi: 14,000 people evacuated as Yamuna flows above danger mark

20 Aug 2019 07:56 PM

Delhi: 14,000 people evacuated as Yamuna flows above danger mark

Updated 20 Aug 2019 07:56 PM

Close to 14,000 people living in low-lying areas along the Yamuna in Delhi were evacuated till Tuesday noon as the river was flowing at 206.08 metres after crossing the danger mark.

The Yamuna breached the danger mark of 205.33m on Monday night and was expected to get more water by late Tuesday or early Wednesday from upstream in Haryana, a Flood Control Department official told IANS.

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