Assam loses 105 resides to Covid-19, flooding in 14 months | Guwahati News


GUWAHATI: Assam is fighting twin strikes from a worldwide pandemic and an yearly all-natural disaster where 19 lives are dropped in 24 hours10 into Covid-19 and nine to flooding. Altogether 105 individuals have died because of the two causes in the country 14 weeks.
Until Tuesday, absolute deaths as a result of pandemic increased to 46 along with the flooding death toll to 59. In last 24 hours 1001 new Covid-19 positive cases are reported in the country, which has accepted the cumulative amount to 17,807 from that 12,173 have recovered–757 on Tuesday.
On the flip side, over 32 lakh inhabitants have been struck by flooding on Tuesday later 28 of those 33 districts were overrun by all areas of the country such as the Brahmaputra river.
The very first Covid-19 cases in the country was reported March 31 along with also the present initial wave of flooding struck the country May 22. After few months of demonstrating improvement, the flooding scenario turned gloomy in past few weeks.
Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA) which floodwater has overrun 3,371 villages and 128,495 hectares of crop area in 28 districts. A total of 517 relief camps and supply centers in 24 districts, in which over 44,108 individuals have taken refuge.
The worst flood-affected districts are Dhemaji, Udalguri, Darrang, Biswanath, Sonitpur, Baksa, Lakhimpur, Chirang, Barpeta, Bongaigaon, Kokrajhar, Dhubri, South Salmara, Goalpara, Kamrup, Golaghat, Jorhat, Sivasagar, Majuli, Dibrugarh, West Karbi Anglong, Karbi Anglong and Tinsukia.
The NDRF and SDRF along with local individuals and local government have rescued over 7,000 marooned people in a variety of districts.


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