Dhenkanal: A major embankment breach occurred on the Bhayarpur branch of the Rengali Canal (left) which passs through Kamkshyanagar block of Dhenkanal district. The breach is around 25 meter long between Ichhabatipur and Ambabol villages.
The breach has flooded around three hundred acre of farmlands of both the villages. Moreover, irrigation water supply has also been disrupted to around 5 panchayats of the region.
Meanwhile, the Rengali canal authorities visited the spot and took stock of the situation.