There is good news for farmers who are watching the sky for water to dry crops. According to meteorologists, a low pressure area is going to be formed in the Bay of Bengal for the first time in the season. With this effect, a good rainy season is expected in Madhya Pradesh from August 4. The rain is expected to last 2-3 days. Meanwhile, from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm on Saturday, 11 in Malajkhand, 6 in Raisen, 5 in Sidhi, 3 in Naogaon, 1 in Bhopal (city), 0.6 mm in Gwalior and Hoshangabad. rained out.
Senior Meteorologist Ajay Shukla of the Meteorological Center said that the monsoon Dronika is returning from the foothills of the Himalayas and passing through Gwalior. In addition, there are indications of a low pressure area in the Bay of Bengal. These two systems will accelerate rainy activities in Madhya Pradesh from August 4. The rain is expected to last 2-3 days.
Rain less than normal in 17 districts
As of 8:30 am on Saturday, a total of 443.9 mm rainfall has been received in the state. It is 13 percent less than the normal (385.7 mm). Apart from this, 17 districts of the state have received much less than normal rainfall. This has brought the kharif crops to the verge of drying up. These districts include Balaghat, Mandla, Jabalpur, Narsinghpur, Katni, Damoh, Sagar, Chhatarpur, Tikamgarh, Guna, Shivpuri, Gwalior, Bhind, Sheopur, Mandsor, Dhar and Alirajpur.