Puducherry receives sudden showers

Puducherry: Puducherry that has been reeling under hot weather condition received sudden downpour yesterday. The rain brought the Union Territory the much needed relief to the people.

Several rural areas in Pondy has been hit by a near drought situation. Chief Minister V Narayanasamy speaking to reporters said the government was taking steps for rain water harvesting. He further added that detailed plan was being made to desilt water bodies in the regions.

NT Bureau