Hyderabad, Sept. 8 -- A lake in Osman Nagar overflowed on Tuesday, resulting in a catastrophe for residents of Osman Nagar. Government officials stated that no permanent solution can be provided in the region as the houses of the society were built on the lake's full tank level (FTL) area.

The water from the lake reportedly created a flood situation which led to more than 1,500 people from 300 houses become homeless in the area.

According to local media reports, the residents are stuck in the adjoining Osman Nagar with knee-deep water. As some residents were seen shifting their valuables to be safe from water, others were just waiting for the water to settle down.

Afreen Begum, a resident whose house is surrounded by slush and sewage f...