Over 50 people sustained injury when a huge storm lashed Sivasagar heavilly disrupting a bihu function in the town on Sunday.
The storm lashed the district in the wee hours uprooting trees beside disrupting suface communication in parts of the district.
Many people including the deputy commissioner sustained injury when the storm struck at a bihu function in the Boarding Playground. The uprooted trees blocked the road for several hours.
ASEB and BSNL employees have working to restore the power and telephone services.