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Hundreds of tourists stranded as road link to Pachmarhi cut-off

BHOPAL: Hundreds of tourists remain stranded as road link to the hill station, Pachmarhi, has been cut-off from the entire state because of the overflowing Denwa River.

The hill station received maximum rainfall in the entire state during the past 24 hours. The Denwa River started overflowing the bridge on the road connecting Pachmarhi from the rest of the state on August 4 at around 3 am and it continued to overflow, till the news was written.

Police said that though this was not the season, but at least a thousand tourists were present. The vehicles were not allowed to move downhill.

While Pachmarhi received the maximum rainfall of 21 centimeters, Amarwada in Chhindwara and Balaghat received 15 centimeters and Seoni and Narsinghpur received 12 centimeters of rainfall in past 24 hours.

The road connecting Harda and Hoshangabad and also the road connecting Hoshangabad and Betul remained cut off due to heavy rainfall.