The rescue operation was held on Friday. "Coast Guard, NDRF, and local swimmers worked hard throughout the night to get everyone out safely in this operation. Teams of NDRF and SDRF are deployed in Navsari and more teams are on standby and coordination with the Centre is underway." It was stated in the video conference held under the chairmanship of the Chief Minister.
A total of 27 reservoirs in the state have more than 100 per cent water storage. While in 41 reservoirs between 70 per cent and 100 per cent, in 29 reservoirs (including Sardar Sarovar) between 50 per cent and 70 per cent, in 48 reservoirs between 25 per cent and 50 per cent, 62 reservoirs less than 25 per cent water storage till now. These reservoirs include 15 reservoirs in North Gujarat, 17 reservoirs in Central Gujarat, 13 reservoirs in South Gujarat, 20 reservoirs in Kutch and 141 reservoirs in Saurashtra.
Heavy rain has also created misery in the Khadsripa village of Navsari district. Due to heavy rain and floods, eight feet of water filled Panjarapol for three days. About 100 cows died in the flood.