Assam Floods

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Kafeel Khan released from jail; says UP government ‘stubborn like a child’, can frame me in another case
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Kafeel Khan released from jail; says UP government ‘stubborn like a child’, can frame me in another case

The paediatrician, who was released after Allahabad HC quashed his detention under NSA, now wants to help flood-affected people in Bihar and Assam

IMD predicts heavy rainfall in north, north-east, south India over next three days
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IMD predicts heavy rainfall in north, north-east, south India over next three days

The Central Water Commission warned states of rise in water levels of rivers and dams in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Gujarat and Goa

Assam floods: Dhemaji, Baksa, Morigaon districts still inundated; 14,205 people affected
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Assam floods: Dhemaji, Baksa, Morigaon districts still inundated; 14,205 people affected

Dhemaji is the worst-hit district with 12,908 people affected, followed by Baksa where 1,000 people are suffering, and Morigaon with 297 people hit by the calamity

Over 800 villages flooded in UP as rivers swell; IMD forecasts very heavy rainfall in MP, Odisha
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Over 800 villages flooded in UP as rivers swell; IMD forecasts very heavy rainfall in MP, Odisha

The IMD also advised fishermen to not sail deep into sea on the east coast as a low-pressure area was developing over the Bay of Bengal

Assam flood situation improves; 12 lakh in 22 districts still in grip of deluge, says govt
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Assam flood situation improves; 12 lakh in 22 districts still in grip of deluge, says govt

The State Disaster Response Force, district administrations and local people have rescued 46 people from different places during the last 24 hours by deploying 102 boats

Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli announce donation to Assam, Bihar flood relief measures
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Anushka Sharma, Virat Kohli announce donation to Assam, Bihar flood relief measures

Anushka Sharma, in a statement on Instagram, urged her followers to contribute to the Bihar and Assam flood relief measures as well.

Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas announce donation to Assam flood relief measures: They need our attention and support
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Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas announce donation to Assam flood relief measures: They need our attention and support

Priyanka Chopra urged her social media followers to donate towards the victims of Assam floods.

Narendra Modi's Mann ki Baat: COVID-19 is as fatal as it was in the beginning, says PM
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Narendra Modi's Mann ki Baat: COVID-19 is as fatal as it was in the beginning, says PM

On Sunday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his 67th Mann Ki Baat address, touched upon a wide variety of subjects ranging from Kargil Vijay Divas and COVID-19 to promoting the vocal for local initiative and offering commiserations and support to the flood victims in Assam and Bihar.

No respite from floods in Assam, Bihar; thunderstorm warning issued in Himachal Pradesh
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No respite from floods in Assam, Bihar; thunderstorm warning issued in Himachal Pradesh

The number of people affected by the deluge in Assam increased to nearly 26.38 lakh people while the toll due to floods and landslides reached 123 with one more person dying on Saturday

Assam remains in grip of floods as toll rises to 119; heavy rains disrupt life in two Bihar districts
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Assam remains in grip of floods as toll rises to 119; heavy rains disrupt life in two Bihar districts

A total of 28.32 lakh people in 26 of Assam's 33 districts have been affected by the deluge

Assam floods: Toll rises to 87; 24 districts affected, over 1 lakh hectares of crop area damaged
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Assam floods: Toll rises to 87; 24 districts affected, over 1 lakh hectares of crop area damaged

The ASDMA report said the Brahmaputra is flowing above danger mark in Dibrugarh, Dhubri and Goalpara cities, and in Jorhat and Sonitpur districts.

As Assam floods and landslides leave 107 dead, Narendra Modi assures Sarbananda Sonowal of support
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As Assam floods and landslides leave 107 dead, Narendra Modi assures Sarbananda Sonowal of support

This year, 81 people were killed in flood-related incidents and 26 died due to landslides, the Assam State Disaster Management Authority said.

Assam floods: Toll climbs to 105 with three more deaths; 27.64 lakh affected in 26 districts
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Assam floods: Toll climbs to 105 with three more deaths; 27.64 lakh affected in 26 districts

Authorities said that 47,465 people displaced by the floods are taking shelter in 649 relief camps and distribution centres set up across 21 districts

'Assam needs attention', India captain Sunil Chhetri aims to draw attention towards flood-hit north-eastern state
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'Assam needs attention', India captain Sunil Chhetri aims to draw attention towards flood-hit north-eastern state

The floods have so far claimed more than 70 lives and displaced nearly 40 lakh people in 26 districts of the state.

Assam floods claim 6 more lives to bring total deaths to 76 in state; Barpeta worst-hit region
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Assam floods claim 6 more lives to bring total deaths to 76 in state; Barpeta worst-hit region

A total of 22 lakh people have been affected by floods and landslides across 27 districts of Assam. Among the deceased, 50 people were killed in inundation, 26 died due to landslides

Assam floods claim seven more lives, taking toll due to deluge, landslides to 57; nearly 15 lakh affected across 23 districts
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Assam floods claim seven more lives, taking toll due to deluge, landslides to 57; nearly 15 lakh affected across 23 districts

Three persons were killed in Barpeta district, while one person each died in Dhubri, Nagaon, Nalbari in flood-related incidents, while a landslide claimed the life of a 50-year-old person in Cachar district, the ASDMA said in its report.

Assam floods leave two dead in 24 hours; over 10 lakh forced to flee homes as authorities say situation turning critical by the hour
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Assam floods leave two dead in 24 hours; over 10 lakh forced to flee homes as authorities say situation turning critical by the hour

Torrential rain hit at least 23 of Assam’s 33 districts and the federal water resources body said water levels in the Brahmaputra were expected to rise

One dead, over 36,000 people affected as second wave of floods hit Assam’s Jorhat, Dibrugarh, Sivasagar, Dhemaji districts
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One dead, over 36,000 people affected as second wave of floods hit Assam’s Jorhat, Dibrugarh, Sivasagar, Dhemaji districts

The Assam State Disaster Management Authority on Tuesday informed that a total of 99 villages have been affected by floods caused by incessant rainfall across four districts

One dead as flood situation in Assam worsens; around 2.72 lakh people affected across 11 districts, says state disaster management authority
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One dead as flood situation in Assam worsens; around 2.72 lakh people affected across 11 districts, says state disaster management authority

At present, around 2.72 lakh persons are affected due to flood in Dhemaji, Lakhimpur, Nagaon, Hojai, Darrang, Barpeta, Nalbari, Goalpara, West Karbi Anglong, Dibrugarh and Tinsukia districts of Assam, it said.

Artificial highlands in Assam's Kaziranga aren't a ‘real’ solve for protecting the ecosystem
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Artificial highlands in Assam's Kaziranga aren't a ‘real’ solve for protecting the ecosystem

Artificial highlands can lead to siltation of the park’s wetlands, grasslands, thereby harming its fragile ecology.