CG Weather Update: Raipur. Heavy rain alert has been issued in Chhattisgarh’s Bastar division today. According to the information received from the Meteorological Department, there may be heavy rains in most places of Narayanpur, Bijapur, Dantewada, Sukma and Bastar districts. The Meteorological Department has issued Orange Alert for Bastar, Yellow Alert for Sukma and Bijapur. At the same time, there may be light to moderate rain in many areas of the state.
Meteorologist HP Chandra told that a low pressure area has formed over west-central Bay of Bengal and adjoining North-West Bay of Bengal, North Coastal Andhra Pradesh-South Coastal Orissa due to the effect of an upper air cyclone. It is likely to intensify further and convert into a depression in the same region on July 26.