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550 villages under flood

Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) said 1,95,243 people have been affected as flood waters submerged 533 villages. http://cdn.ndtv.com/static/ndtv_2014/images/related_shadow.png

 

 

The government has opened toll free phone numbers -- 1070 for the State Emergency Operation Centre, and 1077 for the District Emergency Operation Centre.
Talking to Assam Times, official sources said the flood waters have also affected over 8,245 hectares of crop land.
The government asked the district administrations to arrange relief and rescue material, and take stock of the infrastructural damage.

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