Hyderabad, Jul 15, 2020: Osmania General Hospital in Hyderabad was flooded after heavy rains lashed several parts of Telangana on Wednesday (July 15, 2020).
The rainwater gushed into the heritage structure of the old city’s Osmania General Hospital on Wednesday afternoon.
It is also one of the Government hospitals where COVID-19 patients are being treated in an adjacent new building.
Several videos showed that the corridors and wards were flooded after heavy rains.
However, the officials said that they are taking care of the situation.
Uttam Kumar Reddy, President, INC Telangana attacked the K Chandrashekhar Rao-led State Government and said, "This is the state of Osmania Govt Hospital now!! Corona Pandemic sweeping the city and look at waterlogging in one of the most well-known government hospitals in the heart of Hyderabad!! Reflecting the abysmal standards of KCR Administration."
Meanwhile, the India Meteorological Department has predicted moderate to severe thunderstorm and lightning very likely over Telangana during next 12 hours.