Guwahati: The regional meteorological centre has issued a ‘yellow alert’ for Guwahati forecasting heavy rainfall exercise from Could 16 to Could 17, 2022.

RMC stated a couple of spells of rain/thundershowers with one or two spells of intense rainfall (2-3 cm in 1 hour) may be very probably over Guwahati metropolis.

In the meantime, the flood state of affairs in Assam continues to stay grim amid a heavy downpour on Monday. 

With the continued risk within the type of intensive landslides and flash floods attributable to incessant rainfall in Assam, round 41,000 folks from 222 villages have been affected, stated an Assam State Catastrophe Administration Authority (ASDMA) flood report on Monday, 16 Could.

As many as 1,685 affected people have been rescued and are taking shelter in reduction camps.

On Sunday, Indian armed forces had been referred to as as part of a rescue operation to evacuate round 100 15616 Silchar- Guwahati Specific railway passengers. The practice was stranded in Guwahati’s Dima Hasao district torn by heavy rainfalls and resultant landslides.

A minimum of three folks, together with a baby, had been killed within the Haflong income circle space of the district’s landslides, information company ANI knowledgeable.

Amongst areas severely affected are Cachar, Hojai, Karbi Anglong West, Dhemaji, Nagaon, and Kamrup, ASDMA flood report stated.

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