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Clear rivers & drains

Stunned by widespread criticism in the time of flood and landslide in Guwahati, chief minister has cleared a slew of measures to deal with the issue firmly.

After holding a crucial meeting with the Kamrup (metro) district administration on Sunday evening, Gogoi has asked the authorities to clear the rivers Bharalu, Bahini, Sorusola, Borsola, Silasaku immediately.

He further asked the Guwahati Municipal Corporation to clear the roads and drains in the city within the next 24 hours.

Gogoi started dealing with these firmly after rainwaters wreaked havoc in many parts of the city.

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