Udaipur : The showers that began in spells continued till late afternoon in the division including Udaipur, Banswara, Dungarpur and Pratapgarh. A youth drowned in Badi talaab near udaipur city.
In Dungarpur heavy rains posed problems for common public specially patients and staff at the government hospital here where rain waters seeped inside the ground floor. The water ran across the wards, emergency and the Janana ward where patients were admitted. PMO Dr Nandlal Charpota and senior doctors inspected the leakage and found that the leakage had been mainly due to the construction work being done on the third floor. The agency undertaking the construction work was instructed to take immediate steps to prevent rain water seeping inside the wards and causing problems to patients and staff.
In Udaipur, heavy to moderate showers were received in several places across the city and the catchment areas where water inflow has started from the hills. The Nandeshma channel that leads water to Sisarma river started flowing after the heavy showers. Rains has drastically brought down the temperature making the weather pleasant. People enjoyed rides along the lakes sides and water bodies. A youth who had gone to picnic with his friends drowned in Badi talaab on Thursday noon. The deceased was identified as resident of Gunjol in Rajsamand. In Pratapgarh, heavy downpour was reported from several blocks and people complained of potholes that caused sufferings for the motorists in villages.