Guwahati, July 26
The flood state of affairs in Assam remained crucial with 5 extra individuals shedding their lives, whereas practically 25 lakh individuals have been affected by the deluge in 23 districts, an official bulletin stated on Sunday.
Barpeta and Kokrajhar districts reported two deaths every and one dying was reported from Morigaon district, in keeping with the day by day flood report of the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA).
With this, the overall variety of individuals shedding their lives on this yr’s flood and landslide has gone as much as 128 throughout the state. Of them, 102 had been killed in flood- associated incidents and 26 in landslides.
Over 24.76 lakh individuals are hit attributable to floods in Dhemaji, Sonitpur, Biswanath, Darrang, Baksa, Nalbari, Barpeta, Chirang, Bongaigaon, Kokrajhar, Dhubri, South Salmara, Goalpara, Kamrup, Kamrup Metropolitan, Morigaon, Nagaon, Golaghat, Jorhat, Majuli, Sivasagar, Charaideo and Dibrugarh districts, ASDMA stated.
Goalpara is the worst-hit with over 4.7 lakh individuals affected. In Barpeta, greater than 3.95 lakh individuals are affected and in Morigaon, round 3.33 lakh individuals.
The SDRF, district administrations and native individuals have rescued 188 individuals over the past 24 hours by deploying 101 boats throughout the state.
Till Saturday, greater than 26.37 lakh individuals had been affected by the deluge throughout 27 districts. — PTI