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Assam floods


Assam floods affect 92,000, Arunachal district cut off

April 25, 2016 7:40 pm

Torrential rains on the other hand have triggered off massive landslides in Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland and Assam

Floods, landslides hit Assam

April 25, 2016 1:41 am

A portion of NH-53 at Panchgram in Hailakandi district suffered major damage due to landslides.

I want son to be rich, not lose land bit by bit: Assam floods survivor

December 27, 2015 2:23 am

Pegu brought his 5-year-old son Mriganka along with him to join his wife Rinu who shifted to Guwahati two years ago to work with an NGO.

Centre yet to release Rs 387.2 cr for last year's flood rehabilitation, says Assam CM Gogoi

September 10, 2015 9:54 am

Gogoi said the state has enough funds for relief work, but Central assistance was needed for rehabilitation and restoration activities.

Four die as Assam floods affect 10 lakh people in 19 districts

September 02, 2015 8:41 pm

Over 1.75 lakh people have been lodged in 74 relief camps while the army, NDRF and SDRF personnel have been deployed in different districts to rescue the marooned people.

Brahmaputra crosses red mark in Guwahati; 8.33 lakh affected across Assam

August 24, 2015 8:44 pm

Official sources said that of the 1.60 lakh people lodged in 164 relief camps in these districts, the highest – over 73,000 –was in Dhubri district as on Monday.

Assam flood toll rises to 13, Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi makes aerial survey

August 23, 2015 7:08 pm

After an aerial survey of more than two hours, CM Gogoi said state govt has stepped up rescue and relief operations in the state with all ministers directed to visit the affected districts to monitor relief operations.

Assam flood situation worsens, rivers rising

August 21, 2015 3:53 pm

The death toll in this year's floods in Assam stands at five.

Assam flood situation deteriorates, over 19,000 affected

June 21, 2015 7:42 pm

Till Saturday, around 15,300 people were affected in 72 villages under five districts across the state.

Assam overflows, Arunachal cut off

June 12, 2015 1:36 am

Road links have been snapped in eight districts of Arunachal, leaving several administrative circles faced with a shortage of essential items including foodgrains.


Top Frames: Muslims celebrate Eid al-Adha, Modi's US tour, Pope Francis visits US

September 27, 2015 12:59 pm

Eid al-Adha marks the end of the annual Hajj pilgrimage to the Mecca. The trip to Silicon Valley forms part of Narendra Modi’s visit to the US’ west coast – the first by an Indian prime minister in more than three decades. Pope Francis arrived Tuesday on the first visit of his life to the United States, bringing his humble manner and his “church of the poor” to a rich and powerful nation polarized over economic inequality, immigration and equal justice.

Flood situation in Assam worsens, at least 13 dead

August 24, 2015 7:42 pm

The Assam government on Monday (August 24) sought an interim relief of Rs 500 crore for relief, rehabilitation and repair works in flood-affected areas across the state.

Assam flood situation continues to remain grim

June 15, 2015 1:25 pm

Over three lakh people have been affected in 42 revenue circles in 15 districts, with the ASDMA putting the number of people affected in Barpeta at over 91,000.