AP seeks 1000 cr Flood assistance from center

AP-seeks-1000-cr-Flood-assistance-from-centerHeavy rains disturb the normal life of people in Andhra Pradesh in the neighbouring areas of Tamil Nadu.

Low lying areas in Nellore, Chittoor and Prakasam are mostly affected by heavy rains. Standing crops have been damaged in several areas. Roads closed due to flood water.

The initial assessment of 3000 crore loss has been put forward as crops in over two lakh hectares are damaged and 35 people were dead.

TDP MPs CM Ramesh, Avanthi Srinivas have sought Rs.1,000 crore as immediate assistance from the central government for relief and restoration.