With 5 extra Assam districts affected by flood fury on Monday, two kids died, and over 3.63 lakh folks had been affected in 21 of the state’s 34 districts, officers mentioned.
Based on Assam State Catastrophe Administration Authority (ASDMA) officers, one baby was washed away within the floodwaters of Morigaon district and one in Barpeta district.
Officers mentioned that the best variety of folks—over 1.30 lakh—had 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 mentioned that 30,333 hectares of crop areas have been inundated, and 950 villages have been affected.
A complete of 44 aid camps had been arrange whereas sustaining COVID protocols to offer shelter to the flood-affected males, ladies and kids 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 mentioned that 4 hog deers had been killed.
An Assam Police spokesman mentioned that contemplating the flood scenario within the reserve, Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has directed that heavy automobiles wouldn’t be allowed to ply via it till important enchancment within the flood scenario was seen. Accordingly, all heavy automobiles can be diverted to different roads.
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