Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has written to the Centre, demanding that the lumpy skin disease to cattle be declared a national calamity.
Air Commodore Pankaj Mittal said a major part of the rescue and relief operations was over and the area should be good enough to be opened for normal activities in the next two days.
The rains have caused damages to houses, buildings, electric poles and properties in affected areas, also rivers have swollen due to the downpour, inundating agricultural fields and low lying areas.
This was the second such incident in Dhrangadhra tehsil of Surendranagar district after a two-year-old boy was rescued in June.
As the rains have abated I will visit the affected areas starting tomorrow to take stock of the situation and issue necessary instructions to take up relief works. I will visit Kodagu, Dakshina Kannada, Udupi and Karwar...
Over 25 employees working at the Malana power project in the district were also rescued from a building that was damaged by flash floods.
District in-charge ministers have involved themselves in relief works taking everyone into confidence, said Basavaraj Bommai, who has embarked on a tour of the rain-affected districts.
Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama offered to make a donation for the victims of floods in Assam as a mark of solidarity.