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BBMB chairman DK Sharma maintained that authorities will continue to release 19,000 cusecs of water from the flood gates.(HT image)

BBMB decides against releasing more water

NANGAL | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2019 09:47 AM IST
After the water level crossed the 1,974 feet mark, BBMB released 19,000 cusecs of water through flood gates of the dam two days ago. In addition to this, 36,000 cusecs water is already being released through turbines.
Rupnagar deputy commissioner Sumeet Jarangal said, “We have alerted the people living in the villages situated along the river by making announcements. The district administration is ready to deal with the situation.”(HT image)
Rupnagar deputy commissioner Sumeet Jarangal said, “We have alerted the people living in the villages situated along the river by making announcements. The district administration is ready to deal with the situation.”(HT image)

Bhakra floodgates opened, alert sounded in villages along Sutlej

Hindustan Times, Chandigarh | By Gurpreet Singh Nibber
UPDATED ON AUG 17, 2019 05:56 AM IST
An alert was sounded for the villages situated on both the sides of the river, especially those located in Rupnagar district.
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