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Assam floods: 5 dead, nearly 6.47 lakh people affected in 22 districts

Published: 02nd September 2021 03:27 PM  |   Last Updated: 02nd September 2021 03:29 PM  

Assam's monsoon flood situation continued to worsen on September 1st. Over 6.47 lakh people were affected in 22 of the state's 34 districts. Officials with the ASDMA reported 2 more drownings in Majuli and Barpeta districts, bringing the death toll since August 30 to 5.


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