Thu, Nov 19, 2015, 02:15 PM
Groundnut in nearly 6,000 acres and greengram crops are destroyed in Ananthapur district that is being lashed by heavy rains from the past few days. Nearly 18 persons died up till now in rain-related incidents in the district. Roads up to 455 km have been damaged. While 341 lakes are breached, 46 villages are still submerged. Officials are estimating the losses.