Flash flood warnings have been issued for four districts in Himachal Pradesh until Monday at noon. Several districts in Shimla, Sirmaur, Kangra, and Chamba have been warned by the Meteorological Department.
People have been urged to be on the lookout for flooding and have also been instructed to avoid rivers and streams. The state government has moreover urged the populace to exercise caution.
Throughout September 7, heavy rains are forecast by the Meteorological Department for the state. This has also been covered by a yellow notice from the Meteorological Department. As a precaution, yellow alerts have been issued for Chamba, Kangra, Kullu, Mandi, Shimla, Solan, and Sirmaur. On September 6 and 7, most of the state’s districts are expected to see rain, according to the meteorological department.