There is some good news in store for people of Maharashtra. The meteorological department has predicted that the state is likely to receive more rainfall this monsoon.
The information was given by Met department’s regional deputy director Krishnanand Hosalikar, who during a high-level disaster management preparedness meeting in Thane said that the state will likely get heavy rainfall in July and August.
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After listening to Met department’s prediction, Thane collector Mahendra Kalyankar, who was also at the meeting, directed all civic bodies of his district to plan well in advance for this monsoon and asked them to set in place a mechanism to meet any contingency 24×7 as well as monitoring system that will take stock of the situation.