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Contain draught like scene: CM

Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi has asked agriculture department to come up with measures to contain the situation. Gogoi on Friday asked for a report on it from Secretary Amlan Barua.

This was followed by agriculture minister Nilamani Sen Deka’s meeting with senior officials of his department took stock of the situation prevailing in the eight districts following scanty rainfall.

Deka directed the officials to take all possible measures to cope with the situation and sought detailed reports from the district Deputy Commissioners and the agriculture officials of the affected districts.


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