Fresh Floods Hit Assam, Over 78,000 People Affected | Read
PUBLISHED ON: October 2, 2017 | Duration: 3 min, 05 sec
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 Management Authority official said.