Jagdalpur: In the intervening night of Thursday and Friday, heavy rainfall affected lives of common people in Jagdalpur. The continuous rainfall for hours at a stretch resulted in collapse of many houses. Four people died, as the walls of their houses collapsed due to heavy rainfall in the night has been reported.
Collector Dr Ayyaz Tamboli has sanctioned Rs four lakh each to the families of the deceased, under provisions of Revenue Book Circular. Jagdalpur MLA Mr. Rekhchand Jain met the families of the deceased and handed over cheques of financial aid to them.