Silchar Might 21: Though water degree of river Barak at Annapurna Ghat is exhibiting a lowering development over the previous few hours and measured at 21.09 metres at 9am on Saturday with the water degree flowing at 1.26 metres above the hazard degree of 19.83 meters, many new areas, principally low-lying spots have been inundated inflicting severe inconveniences to the residents throughout Silchar and adjoining areas.

Many areas of Public College Highway, Shyamananda Ashram Highway, Netaji College Highway in Rangirkhari have been waterlogged since night and water is reportedly flowing at a brisk tempo.

Alternatively, owing to the prevailing flood situation and swelling degree of river Barak, the PHE barge at Sadarghat has been affected as water provide into many areas has been hit for the previous few days.

Officers on the PHE water therapy plant at Sadarghat knowledgeable that on Wednesday, the supply traces have been badly affected due to the abrupt rise and robust present at river Barak. “We needed to have interaction divers to fix the pumps to revive the water provide. However amidst the hindrances, we’re not in a position to provide water like the traditional scenario. Nonetheless, we’re engaged on battle footing to revive the scenario on the earliest doable time,” a senior PHE official knowledgeable.

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