With 5 extra Assam districts affected by flood fury on Monday, two kids died, and over 3.63 lakh folks have been affected in 21 of the state’s 34 districts, officers stated.
In line with Assam State Catastrophe Administration Authority (ASDMA) officers, one baby was washed away within the floodwaters of Morigaon district and one in Barpeta district.
Officers stated that the very best variety of folks—over 1.30 lakh—have been affected in Lakhimpur district, 65,000 in Majuli, 41,400 in Darrang, 24,300 in Biswanath, 21,300 in Dhemaji, and 17,800 in Sivasagar district.
The ASDMA officers stated that 30,333 hectares of crop areas have been inundated, and 950 villages have been affected.
A complete of 44 aid camps have been arrange whereas sustaining COVID protocols to offer shelter to the flood-affected males, girls and youngsters who needed to take cowl.
As a lot as 70% of the Kaziranga Nationwide Park and Tiger Reserve, spanning Golaghat, Nagaon, Sonitpur, Biswanath and Karbi Anglong districts, has been inundated, affecting the wild animals. A reserve official stated that 4 hog deers have been killed.
An Assam Police spokesman stated that contemplating the flood scenario within the reserve, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has directed that heavy automobiles wouldn’t be allowed to ply by means of it till important enchancment within the flood scenario was seen. Accordingly, all heavy automobiles could be diverted to various roads.
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