Good rains so far in K'taka, but drought-like conditions still persist
Wednesday, June 27, 2018, 10:52 PM
Despite torrential rains and reservoir levels filling up in Karnataka, the state may still not be able to escape drought-like conditions. Monsoon rains lashed the coastal districts on Tuesday, with 84.62mm rain recorded in Udupi and 74.68mm recorded in Dakshina Kannada. This led to a spike in reservoir levels since the coastal areas fall under the catchment areas.
Heavy rains disrupt normal life in coastal Karnataka again
Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 7:10 PM
Heavy rains measuring upto 13 cm disrupted normal life again in coastal Karnataka districts of Udupi and Dakshina Kannada, after the incessant rains which lashed the region till last week took a break, the weather office said. According to KSNDMC, Udupi district received an average of 13.7 cm rainfall over the past 24 hours, while Dakshina Kannada received an average of 10.7 cm.