A biker had a slender escape after he was swept away by robust currents on a flooded avenue in Karnataka’s Tumakuru, which is 70 km northwest of Bengaluru. There was heavy rain in components of Karnataka and extra rain is forecast.
In a video, shared by Information company ANI, a number of individuals may be seen balancing themselves and holding out in opposition to the robust currents on the flooded Tumakuru highway. In opposition to the pressure of currents, a person is making an attempt to tug within the biker however he slips away. The person, alongside along with his motorbike, floats round for a bit however then safely emerges on the opposite facet.
In the 57-second clip, individuals are seen crossing the closely flooded highway with their two-wheelers. One other motorbike may be seen being swept at the same time as locals attempt to cease it.
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The area has witnessed heavy rain over the previous couple of days.
The India Meteorological Division (IMD) has predicted widespread mild to reasonable rainfall in the remainder of Karnataka with remoted heavy rain doubtless over South Inside Karnataka (SIK), North Inside Karnataka (NIK), Malnad and Coastal Karnataka areas until Sunday morning.
Widespread mild to reasonable rains with remoted heavy rains are doubtless over Tumakuru, Chitradurga, Kolar, Chikkaballapura, Chamarajanagara and Davanagere districts and widespread very mild to reasonable rains are doubtless over remaining districts of the South Inside Karnataka area, as per IMD.
Thursday noticed heavy rain within the capital metropolis of Bengaluru. Colleges in Bengaluru City and in another districts in south inside Karnataka had been closed because of heavy rainfall forecast.
Rain has precipitated disruptions in Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Kerala as nicely.
(With inputs from ANI)