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Google maps alert FLOODS

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Google maps alert FLOODS

Heading to varanasi (from Gaya) in a couple of days and just noticed that Google maps has varanasi as being affected by South Asia FLOODS. can anybody shine some light on this? Is it still safe to travel there on Tuesday this week?

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1. Re: Google maps alert FLOODS

The road to get there should be okay. The area directly at the Ganga is flooded.

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2. Re: Google maps alert FLOODS

HI Christopher F,

City is absolutely fine, flood at Varanasi means only the river banks and adjoining low lying areas are affected. The only thing you may not be able to do is boating in the river, other than this is everywhere else can be visited.

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