Assam floods: Normal lives disrupted, rescue operation underway

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Published on July 17, 2020 - Duration: 02:40s

Assam floods: Normal lives disrupted, rescue operation underway

Low-lying areas in Assam's Chirang submerged due to heavy rainfall and flood situation in the state.

State Minister of Welfare of Plain Tribes and Backward Classes, Chandan Brahma said, "More than 100 villages affected due to flood here.

Over 2,500 people shifted to 20 relief camps.

Animals have also been moved to safer locations." On the other hand, villages in Dibrugarh flooded after the water level of Brahmaputra River rose following incessant rainfall in the region.

Normal life of people living in low lying areas has been disrupted.


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