The flood and heavy rains from the top are covered by Godavari. Akhanda Godavari has been shot at Rajahmundry. The water level reached 8.2 feet in the afternoon.
Flood water is coming from Bhadrachalam. Nearly 3.34 lakh cusecs of water to the Dhawaleshwaram barrage.
The total 170 gates were lifted. From the dam, 3,36,500 cusecs of water are being dropped.
Authorities say the water level will be further rising in the evening.