Thunga, Bhadra, Hemavathi overflow in Chikmagalur

Holiday declared for schools on Thursday too

Thunga, Bhadra, Hemavathi overflow in Chikmagalur

 Owing to the uprooting of trees and falling on electric wires, power supply was disrupted in Koppa, Balehonnur, N R Pura and Mudigere towns. In the meantime, a huge tree was uprooted on Beloor road, causing inconvenience to the travellers.

As many as 10 houses have been damaged in Mudigere. The house of a certain Nani has been completely damaged, thus forcing him to live in a tent. In Koppa taluk, river Thunga is overflowing while paddy fields have been inundated in Narve, Belagula and Nagalapura. Water is clogged in over 100 acres of land. In Balehonnur, Bhadra is in full spate. Phone connections have been snapped in Balehonnur. Two cattle belonging to Padmani were washed away in the river. Bairigudde is cut off from Kalasa while water is flowing over Nellibeedu bridge. Schools have declared holidays on Thursday.

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