Till Sunday, over 2.58 lakh individuals have been affected by the flood throughout 14 districts of Assam. (File)


The flood scenario in Assam deteriorated on Monday with two individuals shedding their lives and over 3.63 lakh individuals struggling within the deluge throughout 17 districts, an official bulletin mentioned.

According to the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA), one youngster every drowned within the floodwaters at Chenga in Barpeta district and Mayong in Morigaon.

More than 3,63,100 individuals have been affected by the floods in Barpeta, Biswanath, Cachar, Chirang, Darrang, Dhemaji, Dhubri, Dibrugarh, Golaghat, Jorhat, Kamrup, West Karbi Anglong, Lakhimpur, Majuli, Morigaon, Nagaon, Nalbari, Sivasagar, Sonitpur, South Salmara and Tinsukia districts, it mentioned.

Lakhimpur is the worst-hit district with greater than 1.3 lakh individuals struggling, adopted by Majuli with practically 65,000 individuals and Darrang with over 41,300 individuals being affected.

Till Sunday, over 2.58 lakh individuals have been affected by the flood throughout 14 districts of the state.

At current, 950 villages are underneath water and 30,333.36 hectares of crop areas have been broken throughout Assam, ASDMA mentioned.

Authorities are operating 44 aid camps and distribution centres in 10 districts, the place 1,619 individuals, together with 321 youngsters, are taking shelter, it mentioned.

The bulletin said that totally different aid companies have evacuated 470 individuals from varied elements of the state.

The authorities have distributed 621.34 quintals of rice, dal and salt, 578.82 litres of mustard oil, 100 quintals of cattle feed and different flood aid objects.

Massive erosions have been witnessed in Barpeta, Biswanath, Bongaigaon, Dibrugarh, Goalpara, Morigaon, Nalbari and South Salmara district, the bulletin mentioned.
Roads and different infrastructure have been broken by floodwaters in Barpeta, Darrang, Golaghat, Morigaon, Nagaon, Sivasagar, Lakhimpur, and Tinsukia, ASDMA mentioned.
A complete of 2,56,144 home animals and poultry have been affected within the deluge, it added.
According to a report issued by the Central Water Commission, the Brahmaputra is flowing in “above normal to severe flood situations” in Dibrugarh, Jorhat, Sonitpur, Goalpara, Kamrup and Dhubri districts.
“Also tributaries of Brahmaputra, namely Beki in Barpeta, Jia Bharali in Sonitpur, Dikhow in Sivasagar, Sankosh in Dhubri, Subansiri in Lakhimpur, Dhansiri in Golaghat, Gaurang in Kokrajhar and Puthimari in Kamrup districts are flowing in above normal to severe flood situations.
“Kushiyara river (Barak and others) in Karimganj are flowing in above regular flood scenario,” it mentioned.

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