A minimum of 126 individuals have misplaced their lives as far as torrential rains flood a number of components of Assam and landslides unleash devastation. The worsening flood and landslide state of affairs has to date affected 22 lakh individuals in 28 of the 36 districts within the northeastern state.

The districts affected by flood are Bajali, Baksa, Barpeta, Biswanath, Cachar, Chirang, Darrang, Dhemaji, Dhubri, Dibrugarh, Dima Hasao, Goalpara, Golaghat, Hailakandi, Hojai, Kamrup, Kamrup Metropolitan, Karbi Anglong West, Karimganj, Lakhimpur, Majuli, Morigaon, Nagaon, Nalbari, Sonitpur, South Salmara, Tamulpur and Udalguri.

Floodwaters have affected crops on 74,706 hectares throughout the state turning inexperienced paddy fields right into a sea of despair. As many as 2,17,413 individuals are taking shelter in 564 reduction camps all around the state.

Rescue and reduction operations are underway in flood-hit areas and necessities like contemporary water, ration and cooked meals are being distributed to make sure reduction to individuals dwelling in areas battered by heavy floods. The state authorities has additionally launched a 24 hour helpline to take care of misery calls.


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