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assam flood

Assam flood scenario worsens, over 2.6 lakh people affected

Around 19,000 people have taken shelter in relief camps

27 Jun 2020 7:02 PM

Flood situation further improves in Assam

The death toll in the current wave of floods stays at 86

31 Jul 2019 7:42 PM

Bhutan opens dam, flood alert in Assam

About 56 rivers, both big and small flow into India’s Assam from Bhutan.

26 Jul 2019 7:35 AM

Amitabh Bachchan donates 51 lakh to Assam

Assam’s chief minister Sarbanand Sonowal took to Twitter to thank Bachchan for his contribution.

25 Jul 2019 6:17 AM

After Akshay Kumar, Mahika Sharma gives financial help to victims of Assam flood

She has also requested the government to first invest money to solve flood issue and then to make investment on Assam tourism.

23 Jul 2019 9:38 AM


Flood waters in Assam recede, death toll hits 65

The Brahmaputra river was flowing above danger level at three places only.

22 Jul 2019 5:01 AM

Flood situation remains grim in Assam, 20 dead

Thee spread of Japanese Encephalitis during the flood has made the condition more challenging as death toll due to JE has also climbed to 82.

18 Jul 2019 1:50 AM

PM takes stock of Assam situation, extends help

The Assam chief minister himself visited worst flood-hit district of Barpeta and reviewed the situation on the spot.

16 Jul 2019 4:28 AM

Assam inundated, over 20,000 lose their homes

The Brahmaputra river has burst its banks at several places, swamping more than 2,217 villages in the state.

15 Jul 2019 1:06 AM

Assam flood toll rises to seven; 14 lakh hit

Asia’s cleanest village under floodwater in Meghalaya

14 Jul 2019 6:37 AM


Assam flood worsens, 3 dead in 2 days

8 lakh hit as 17 districts under water; road, railway transport disrupted.

13 Jul 2019 2:13 AM

Assam flood hits 62,000, 145 villages under water

Around 62,400 people are suffering due to flood in Dhemaji, Lakhimpur, Biswanath, Barpeta, Chirang, Golaghat, Jorhat and Dibrugarh districts.

11 Jul 2019 6:47 AM

Rajnath Singh assures aid to 2 flood-hit states

Home minister Rajnath Singh talked to both J&K governor N.N. Vohra and Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal.

02 Jul 2018 12:35 AM

Flood situation in Assam grim, over 4 lakh affected

Relief camps set up across states, 13 trains are cancelled.

17 Jun 2018 1:12 AM

Flood havoc in N-E, rail link to Tripura snapped

Ferry service hit, over 1.50 lakh affected in Assam

15 Jun 2018 1:12 AM


Northeast to be cut off by rail link till August 28

The Railways has also made arrangements to run two special train services from Guwahati so that passengers can reach West Bengal.

20 Aug 2017 1:53 AM

Situation in Assam remains grim

The Army’s flood relief columns are involved in relief and rescue operations in Purabheti and Jaklabandha.

17 Aug 2017 2:20 AM

Flood situation grim in Assam, Army called in

PM Modi on Sunday spoke to Assam chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal over telephone and enquired about the scale of the devastation.

14 Aug 2017 2:18 AM

Rahul Gandhi meets flood victims in Assam

Promises to raise the issue in Parliament.

04 Aug 2017 1:55 AM

PM to visit flood-hit Assam areas on Tuesday

PM Modi has decide not go for aerial survey of the flood hit areas, sources said.

01 Aug 2017 5:10 AM