Manipur recorded rainfall of 2.0 mm on Tuesday.
Thunderstorm with lighting is “very likely” at isolated places in Manipur, Nagaland, Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Tripura, Arunachal Pradesh and Sikkim on Tuesday.
The Earth Science Ministry stated that heavy rains may cause landslides and inundation of low-lying areas at some places over south Assam, Meghalaya,Tripura and Mizoram during March 30-April 1, 2021.
In 2019, 264 Indians died in landslides, said a report on accidental deaths and suicides in 2019 by the National Crime Records Bureau.
The IMD has issued a yellow watch over Assam and Meghalaya on October 2-3, urging residents to ‘be aware’ of the local weather situation.
The overflowing water from the Tentha Makhas stream has already flooded farms of more than 50 paris (local unit) in Utaobi and Pishakmacha at Tentha village.