Guwahati: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on July 23rd, 2019 affirmed that the state government is constantly to help the flood victims overcome the monsoon mayhem that has rendered over lakhs homeless and claiming over 68 lives so far.
The Chief Minister on Tuesday took stock of the flood situation in the state and visited relief camps at the Goalpara district and further interacted with the flood-affected people.
“Visited relief camps at Chandaria Pathar ME School, Goalpara J.N. High School and Goalpara High Madrassa in Goalpara district and interacted with the flood-affected people. Our Govt has left no stone unturned to help the flood-affected people,” CM Sonowal wrote on his Twitter handle.
Although the floodwaters have receded in parts of the state the floodwaters have continued to wreak havoc in 59 revenue circles of 18 number of districts viz. Dhemaji, Biswanath, Darrang, Barpeta, Nalbari, Chirang, Bongaigaon, Kokrajhar, Dhubri, South Salmara, Goalpara, Kamrup, Kamrup (M), Morigaon, Nagaon, Golaghat, Jorhat and Cachar.
Meanwhile Assam Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma along with BJP MLA Ramakanta Deuri also personally visited the flood-affected districts and directed the officials for an adequate share of relief materials to the flood victims.
As per the latest reports, the water flow at the river Brahmputra has exceeded the warning level of 35.27 meters and is below the danger level of 36.27 meters. However, it is expected to rise to 36.22 meters on July 25th, 2019.