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Assam floods: Dhemaji, Baksa, Morigaon districts restful inundated; 14,205 people affected

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Guwahati: Dhemaji, Baksa and Morigaon districts of Assam persevered to stay submerged on Wednesday, whilst floodwaters receded from most substances of the instruct, in step with an suitable bulletin.

At the moment, 14,205 people are struggling as a result of the deluge in these three districts whereas 7,009 hectares cropland is affected, in step with the day by day flood bulletin of the Assam Stutter Be troubled Management Authority (ASDMA).

Dhemaji is the worst-hit district with 12,908 people affected, followed by Baksa where 1,000 people are struggling, and Morigaon with 297 people hit by the calamity. On Tuesday, 13,800 people had been reported to be affected across the three districts.

The total series of people shedding their lives in this yr’s flood and landslide stands at 136 across the instruct. Of them, 110 people had been killed in flood-linked incidents and 26 died in landslides.

Altogether 81 villages are under water and most of them are in the Dhemaji district, the ASDMA talked about. The mighty Brahmaputra is flowing above the possibility designate at Neamatighat in Jorhat district, whereas its tributary Jia Bharali is flowing above the red designate at NT Boulevard Crossing in Sonitpur.

Embankments, roads, bridges, culverts and other infrastructure had been broken in Bongaigaon and Baksa districts, the bulletin talked about.

One in all the ten wooded field camps is submerged in rhino habitat Pobitora Flora and fauna Sanctuary in Morigaon district, it added.

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