Rain damages houses, horticulture crops in Udupi district
Udupi, May 17, 2022: Heavy rain and lightning in the region on Monday has damaged houses and crops in Udupi district.
Most of the incidents were from Kundapur Taluk.
Officials said that Saroja, a resident of Kaup Taluk sustained injuries due to lightning. The Tahsildar office has been directed to provide necessary medical treatment to her.
Houses- shed damaged:
As many as 19 houses were partially damaged- 13 in Kundapur Taluk, 2 in Karkala, one each in Udupi and Kaup Taluk and two in Brahmavar.
The horticulture crops of seven individuals has been affected due to rain in Kundapur Taluk.
Udupi district recorded an average of 44.7 mm. Kaup Taluk recorded the highest rain in the district.
- Udupi: 69.5 mm
- Brahmavar: 40.5 mm
- Kaup: 74.9 mm
- Kundapur: 21.6 mm
- Byndoor: 36.2 mm
- Karkala: 62.8 mm
- Hebri: 44.2 mm