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Watch: North Karnataka Flooded

Belgavi is worst hit and there have been six deaths reported from the district so far

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Watch the video above to see the situation in the flooded northern Karnataka.

As upstream Andhra Pradesh and Telangana release water from their brimming reservoirs and dams, northern Karnataka faces the brunt of flooding.

Over 40,000 people have been evacuated so far and nine people have died.

Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa undertook an aerial survey of the flooded areas.