Maharashtra CM Uddhav Thackeray spoke to the Raigad District Collector about the flood situation in Mahad.
Here are the updates;
Evacuation operations by the rescue teams using helicopters are underway.
The District Administration has appealed to those trapped to go to the rooftops or on heights from where the rescue teams in the helicopters can spot & evacuate them.
The CM has instructed the administration to start removing debris & other obstacles on the roads immediately.
The distribution of food packets is underway at Mangaon.
The Chief Minister has issued instructions to ensure that the medical treatment of COVID & other patients at Mahad is not affected.
The MIDC’s Fire Brigade has also joined the relief work.