Hyderabad, Oct.15 : Education Minister Sabitha Indra Reddy today said that people be more cautious to incessant rains and avoid loss.
She made a visit to government hospital in Vikarabad and consoled the injured people after a house collapse in Nawabpet. In that one person died and it is painful she said. The people should vacate old houses as they may collapse in heavy rains Sabitha said.
The minister said that efforts to be made to provide the victims kin get a double bedroom House from the government. I will talk to the government and to help them get a house, she assured. Till rains are halted the people should remain more cautious, she appealed.
Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has with foresight has demolished old houses under Palle Pragati program she said. Thus step has protected lives of people despite rains damaging the old houses, she said. The minister said that normal situation will be restored in two days in the rain ravaged areas.
The government will focus on rain problems through necessary steps. The minister instructed the officials to provide immediate rescue and relief measures in the areas affected by heavy rains. She asked to repair roads, necessary help be offered to the affected families. (NSS)