Assam Floods


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  • Most Flood-Hit Train Services In Northeast Restored: Official

    Most Flood-Hit Train Services In Northeast Restored: Official

    Railway officials are working round-the-clock to restore breached rail communications following massive floods in Assam, Bihar and West Bengal in August, with most of the railway lines restored, a railway official said today.

  • Resolving The Mystery Behind Floods In India

    Resolving The Mystery Behind Floods In India

    Monsoon watchers have for long been puzzled on what could be the reason for increased extreme floods that take place in India from Mumbai to all the way to Guwahati in the northeast -- since monsoon is actually weakening due to climate change

  • Fresh Floods Hit Assam, Over 78,000 People Affected

    Fresh Floods Hit Assam, Over 78,000 People Affected

    A fresh wave of flood has hit Assam, submerging five districts and affecting over 78,000 people, an official said on Sunday. The north-eastern state, which has been recuperating after several rounds of floods this year, saw 306 acres of land submerged in the fresh wave. Around 16,000 animals have also been affected, the Assam State Disaster Managem...

  • 1 More Person Dies As 7 Districts Are Affected By Assam Floods

    1 More Person Dies As 7 Districts Are Affected By Assam Floods

    The floods in Assam claimed one more life as the deluge inundated two new districts today, taking the total number of affected districts to seven.

  • 6 Districts In Assam Still Affected By Floods

    6 Districts In Assam Still Affected By Floods

    Six districts of Assam remained affected in the floods yesterday even as the number of people suffering in the deluge reduced to 62,356 from 45,000 yesterday, according to a report by the Assam State Disaster Management Authority.

  • 'Very Heavy Rainfall' Predicted In 12 States, More Floods Likely

    'Very Heavy Rainfall' Predicted In 12 States, More Floods Likely

    With six states, including Assam and Bihar, already reeling under floods, the government on Tuesday warned of moderate floods in 12 other states as the "extreme to very heavy rainfall" over the next three days is set to sharply increase water levels of 14 rivers and their tributaries

  • West Bengal Floods: 152 Dead, Mamata Banerjee Demands Aid From Centre

    West Bengal Floods: 152 Dead, Mamata Banerjee Demands Aid From Centre

    Around 152 people have died and 1.5 crore hit by the floods in West Bengal said Mamata Banerjee on Monday. The Chief Minister also demanded a central government package for her flood-hit state, on the lines of the grants given to BJP-ruled Assam and Gujarat.

  • 350 Dead, Crores Affected In Floods In Bihar, Assam, Bengal: 10 Points

    350 Dead, Crores Affected In Floods In Bihar, Assam, Bengal: 10 Points

    A spate of floods in states across the country have claimed hundreds of lives and displaced crores. Bihar, Assam, Uttar Pradesh and West Bengal have faced a huge challenge in dealing with floods that have ravaged the countryside. In Bihar, floods have claimed 153 lives and a staggering one crore people have been affected by the floods. In Assam, 14...

  • Train Services To Northeast Unlikely To Be Restored Before August 28

    Train Services To Northeast Unlikely To Be Restored Before August 28

    With train services to the northeast affected by floods unlikely to be restored before August 28, the Northeast Frontier Railway has undertaken steps for passengers travelling to and from the Northeast region as well as for movement of goods.

  • Bihar Floods Claim Over 150 Lives, Nearly 1 Crore Affected

    Bihar Floods Claim Over 150 Lives, Nearly 1 Crore Affected

    The number of deaths in flood in Bihar rose to 153 today while those marooned in 17 districts of the state crossed the one crore mark, even as the Army was called in for relief and rescue operations in deluge-hit eastern Uttar Pradesh districts adjoining Nepal.

  • Farmers' Peace Stripped Away Along With Crops In Assam Floods

    Farmers' Peace Stripped Away Along With Crops In Assam Floods

    The floods have taken away a lot from Assam this year, particularly from its farmers. Over one lakh hectares of standing crop across the state has been washed away, spelling losses of around 163 crores for the agricultural sector.

  • Number Of Dead Rises To 153 In Bihar, As Floods Sweep The Nation

    Number Of Dead Rises To 153 In Bihar, As Floods Sweep The Nation

    The number of dead climbed to 153 in the Bihar floods today while those marooned in 17 districts of the state crossed the 1 crore mark, even as the Army was called in for relief and rescue operations in deluge-hit eastern Uttar Pradesh districts adjoining Nepal.

  • Flood Bill Of Approximately Rs 150 Crore For Railways In 7 Days: Ministry

    Flood Bill Of Approximately Rs 150 Crore For Railways In 7 Days: Ministry

    Indian railways has incurred a loss of nearly Rs 150 crore in the last seven days due to floods in Assam, West Bengal, Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, a spokesperson of the railways said.

  • Over 140 Animals Found Dead In Flood-Hit Kaziranga National Park

    Over 140 Animals Found Dead In Flood-Hit Kaziranga National Park

    The second wave of floods in Assam has inundated 80 per cent of the 481 sq km area of the Kaziranga National Park and claimed the lives of over 140 animals, including seven rhinos.

  • Despite Funds, Assam's Flood Fight Is Difficult

    Despite Funds, Assam's Flood Fight Is Difficult

    Dimbeshwar Das of Koilajhari village in Assam's flood-ravaged Morigaon district, about 150 km away from Guwahati, has been living on the village road for more than a month after the second wave of floods displaced him. The second flood wave isn't allowing the 47-year-old to return home, which may have been destroyed.

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