High alert issued amid rising water level in the Narmada Dam

The state government on Monday issued an alert for villages near Narmada river after the water level in the Sardar Sarovar dam crossed 136 metres, the highest since its height was raised to 138 metres in 2017. Sardar Sarovar Narmada Nigam Limited (SSNNL) took the decision to release the water due to continuous rainfall in the upstream catchment area in Narmada b more