There seems to be marginal let up in the overall flood situation on Thursday. The waterlevels of the Brahmaputra have stopped surging following a temporary halt in the rains that lashed many parts of the state during the last couple of days.
But more than 3 lakh people are still remained marooned due to the flood waters in many places across the state till Thursday.
According to Assam State Disaster Management Authority, more than 21,700 people were affected as of now in 29 villages in the worst-hit Barpeta, Dhemaji, Morigaon, Lakhimpur and Chirang districts.
The highest number of people were hit in Lakhimpur district with nearly 18,000 persons still suffering due to the floods, followed by Barpeta with 1,500 people being affected at present.
13 Jun 2014 - 6:59pm | Hantigiri Narzary
A man was run over by train at West point of Kokrajhar railway station this noon in Kokrajhar.
The body was run over by a down train this noon around 11.30 am which identified as Krishna Biswas(20)...
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The Baksa district committee of the All Bodo Students Union (ABSU) termed the Jopadong anchalik committee, ABSU led by Phulmon Boro was illegal and invalid. In a press statement, Hangama Narzary,...
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Dhemaji College is going to organize a State Level Debating Competition on 23rd November 2007 at Dhemaji College auditorium. The topic of the competition is Imbalanced Policy of Central Government is...