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Let-up in Guwahati rainwaters

The overall situation in Guwahati seems to have marginally improved on Saturday a day after many parts of the city was caught in the massive waterlogging, electrocution and landslides that claimed nine lives on Friday.

Rainwaters start receding in some parts of the city while the low lying areas are yet to get out of the blues.

Waters in Lachit Nagar, Bhangagarh, Rupnagar areas are receding rapidly. But Anil Nagar, Chandmari, Nabin Nagar are still reeling under rain waters. The situation could turn worse if rain revisits with the next 24 hours.

There is report of marginal let –up in the situation in Dispur where rainwaters wreaked havoc at the MLA hostel.

The Kamrup distrct administration has announced that all schools and colleges would remain closed on Saturday.

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