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Another body was found in the interiors, taking the total number of bodies recovered from the district today to 25," said Assistant Superintendent of Police Akshayrajsinh Makwana. July 26, 2017 19:08:07 IST. As many as 64 people had lost their lives in the flood in Banaskantha, while in Patan the figure was seven. State Emergency Operation Centre officials said as per the latest figures available with them — excluding the 25 deaths reported on Wednesday — eight people had died in Banaskantha and Patan districts in the last two days due to the floods. Find latest and upcoming tech gadgets online on Tech2 Gadgets. Heavy rain coupled with release of water from dams on river Banas due to incessant rain in Rajasthan had resulted in floods in north Gujarat districts of Banaskantha, Patan and Sabarkantha. These districts will remain in the category of ‘disaster-affected areas’ till August 15, it said. Banaskantha and Patan are among the worst-hit districts in the state due to heavy rains and flooding of the Banas and Sipu rivers. The flood toll in Gujarat has risen to 218 this monsoon, with 61 people killed in worst-hit Banaskantha district, an official said on Monday. Banaskantha and Patan are among the worst-hit districts in the state due to heavy rains and flooding of the Banas and Sipu rivers. As many as 218 people were killed in various rain-related incidents across the state this monsoon season. Talking to reporters at Banaskantha, Irani, herself a BJP nominee for the Rajya Sabha from Gujarat, said the Congress MLAs have deserted their constituents in the flood-hit Banaskantha. The deluge also submerged over thousands of hectares of farmland and killed over 40,000 animals thus crippling almost the entire state. Our team is in Banaskantha, providing relief and support to the affected people. 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