The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy to very heavy rainfall for several states.
This is due to a low-pressure area over south Bangladesh and adjoining North Bay of Bengal and West Bengal.
Now it is likely to move westwards across West Bengal, Jharkhand and Bihar during the next 48 hours, as per the MeT department.
As per the IMD, the current spell of widespread rain with isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to continue over J&K, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana and UP till July 30.
According to the weather department, fairly widespread to widespread rainfall with isolated heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely to occur over Odisha, Gangetic West Bengal, Jharkhand, and Bihar till July 30 and over East MP and Chhattisgarh till July 31.
Moreover, isolated extremely heavy rainfall is likely to occur over West Madhya Pradesh on August 1.