Musi river overflowing after gates of twin reservoirs lifted

Hyderabad: Following heavy rains for the last two days under the impact of cyclone ‘Gulab’, water in Himayat Sagar and Osman Sagar reservoirs on the city outskirts reached the maximum level.

Authorities have opened gates of both the reservoirs to release the water into Musi river, which flows through the city.

The people living along the banks of Musi have been alerted.