A strange phenomenon was recorded in Jagtial District (Telangana State, India) last week: “It rained a fish” during a monsoon storm.
Pictures posted on social media appear Many fish writhing on the floor of the streets and roads as residents collected them, soaked in heavy rain.
The region has been hit by torrential rains and floods in recent weeks, after a red alert was issued in 12 regions for a period of five days. APB Live reports that the floods have inundated national roads, causing problems for emergency services trying to reach devastated towns and cities.
“Rain of animals” occurs when Small aquatic animals such as frogs, crabs and small fish are swept into the water.
Residents of the town of Gatjeel Fi # Telangana Such a rare climatic phenomenon as “raining” fish from the sky. The phenomenon known as “animal rain”,
It occurs when small aquatic animals such as frogs, crabs or small fish drift into clutches of water. #shaukat pic.twitter.com/JN9P1fzG5C
– Ashish (KP_Aashish) 10 July 2022
The phenomenon was repeated for two days (8 and 9/7). It could happen again in the next few days, as new storms are expected.
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