Pithapuram: Heavy rains lashed the town during the past 48 hours leading to knee-deep water flowing on streets at some places.
Heavy rains lash Pithapuram
Major drains overflowed the banks. Vehicle riders faced difficulties in manoeuvring their vehicles through the flooded streets.
Students and teachers encountered difficulties in attending schools, colleges and offices.
Rains accompanied by strong gales caused inconvenience to people.
Several localities in the towns like Radhalapeta, Indiranagar, Jaggaiah Cheruvu Colony and Kattulagudem became water-logged on account of the rains.
Meanwhile, the civic officials pressed into service proclainers to remove obstructions in the drains.