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Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Thursday, spoke to Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray and reviewed the situation of floods in the state.
Maharashtra is experiencing heavy rainfall since the last few days. Especially the west coast is still under the storm. Areas like Mumbai, Konkan, Ratnagiri, Nashik, Thane and others are still flooded.
Daily life in some parts of Maharashtra has come to halt. Railways tracks in Mumbai drowned as water level rose nearly three feet above the ground level.
PM Modi, on Twitter shared the news of his meeting with CM Thackeray. He wrote, “Spoke to Maharashtra CM Shri Uddhav Thackeray and discussed the situation in parts of Maharashtra in the wake of heavy rainfall and flooding.”
“Assured all possible support from the Centre to mitigate the situation. Praying for everyone’s safety and well-being,” Modi concluded.
Also, CM Thackeray, today, held an emergency meeting to review Maharashtra’s flood situation at his official residence, in Mumbai.
CMO, on Twitter, wrote, “CM Uddhav Balasaheb Thackeray held an emergency meeting to take stock of the flood situation in Ratnagiri and Raigad districts caused due to torrential rains in the last 24 hours.”