Jhelum crosses danger mark in Sangam and Ram Munshibagh
The current reading of Jhelum is as below
Sangam = 22.30 ft (ORANGE)
Ram Munshibagh = 19.10 ft (RED)
Asham = 12.16 ft (GREEN)
The gauge reading at 11 am, July 13, 2015.
Sangam = 22.20 ft (ORANGE) -0.10
Ram Munshibagh = 19.20 ft (RED) +0.10
Asham = 12.25 ft (GREEN) +0.09
Director of the Meteorological Department Sonam Lotus said that light rainfall is likely to continue till evening. He refused to comment on any possible flood threat saying that nothing can be said in that context yet.
The water level of Jhelum however is on constant rise with water level till 11:00 am at Ram Munshibagh flowing above danger mark and at Sangam near danger mark.