Mon, Aug 17, 2015, 11:05 AM
Five devotees visiting Gubbala Mangamma temple at Kondavagu Ghattu, on the borders of Khammam and West Godavari districts, were washed away during flash floods in a stream. The temple can be reached only after crossing the stream. But due to heavy rains, the stream was suddenly flooded, carrying away 15 devotees in it's force. Five devotees were washed away, while the remaining were brought out safely. The dead bodies were later recovered.