Assam flood News
Flood havoc is still continuing in 26 districts of Assam. There are 1600 villages in the state which have been completely submerged in the floods. For the past one month, the people of Assam are struggling with the havoc of the floods. At the same time, the death toll has gone up to 179. Watch full report in today's DNA.
The flooding has led to extensive loss of life and property and displacement of millions of people over the last week Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama has donated Rs 10 lakh to support flood relief work in Assam He expressed grief over the hardship caused to people due to the calamity and wrote a letter to Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma
Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma travelled to Nagaon by train to review the situation in flood-hit areas in the district The flood situation in three districts of the Barak Valley - Cachar, Karimganj and Hailakandi - remained critical National Disaster Response Force personnel have been engaged in Cachar districts to evacuate people to safe places