26 - 09 - 2017

Over two thousand families affected due to fresh flood

AGARTALA, September 4,2017 (TVN): Around two thousand families  was affected  by the heavy downpour in last  twenty four hours. Nearly 510 families were affected in the municipal areas which are very close to the bank of River Howarh.

Twelve relief  camps and  ten boats are involved into service to take the effected people to the safe and secured places.  The river Howarh is flowing at its danger level, the danger level being 10.50m and its flowing at 10.48m which promptly alarming the state.

 On Sunday evening, CM made a quick visit to inquire about the present situation of the river. The NDRF Jawans are kept ready for further natural calamities. The worst effected flood  affected areas in the AMC are pratapgarh, baldakhala and Sri Lanka  basti