Hyderabad/Hyderabad, Oct 5 :
Huge quantities of water released from Prakasam barrage inundated about 40 village in Guntur district leaving one dead. According to reports reaching here, the swollen waters of river Krishna posed a severe threat to the villages nearby the Pulichintala bridge on river Krishna. The Pulichintala bridge is still under construction
Nearly 30,000 flood victims from these 40 villages are taking shelter in abut 60 relief camps set up by the Government in Guntur district.